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Perspectives: It’s Time To Make College Tuition Free And Debt Free

“In a highly competitive global economy, we need the best-educated workforce in the world. It is insane and counter-productive to the best interests of our country and our future, that hundreds of thousands of bright young people cannot afford to go to college, and that millions of others leave school with a mountain of debt that burdens them for decades. 25 more words
Opinion

Why Trumponomics won’t make America great again

Accordng to this article in The Economist: DONALD TRUMP rules over Washington as if he were a king and the White House his court. His displays of dominance, his need to be the centre of attention and his impetuousness have a whiff of Henry VIII about them. 991 more words

Lessons from the Reagan Tax Cuts

In a column in today’s  New York Times, Steven Rattner attacks Trump’s tax plan for being unrealistic. Since I also think the proposal isn’t very plausible… 1,262 more words

Economics

How to legally Screw People: 101

Tip credits in the Hospitality Industry

On May 1, 2017 a nation-wide strike has been called.

Restaurant Opportunities Centers (ROC) http://www.rocunited.org/may1 is calling for a nation-wide strike on Monday May 1.

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Writing

And it Just Keeps Rising

The graph above illustrates the the number of incarcerated American over the timespan of 1920 through 2006. As pointed out in graph, there was a huge spike in the number of incarcerated Americans with the creation of for-profit prisons with the CCA in 1984. 29 more words

Miscellaneous

Trumpomics and Reagans lost legacy

The spirit of neoliberal market capitalism is back with vengeance. Republicans love to say how big, costly and ineffective governments are. One of the most popular presidents, Reagan stated his wish to become President was for to give back the country to the people. 968 more words

Trump

You don't save the middle class by making the rich richer

You do not save America’s middle class by making the country’s rich even richer. You save America’s middle class by making America’s middle class stronger. Making the country’s rich even richer DOES NOT make America’s middle class stronger. 48 more words

Donald Trump