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Does Obama Have a Positive Economic Legacy?

I’m not a big fan of Obamanomics. We’re going through the weakest recovery since the Great Depression. Income and wages have been stagnant, particularly when compared… 555 more words

Economics

Beige Book and Bullshit

Have you noticed that the economic news today is the same as it was five years ago?

I’m not kidding.

It’s as if someone took the news, put it on a loop and is endlessly re-running it. 548 more words

America

Power to the People! US Senator Elizabeth Warren Pens a Scathing Rebuttal to President Obama: We've Had Enough Wall Street Cronies in the US Government

In an op-ed for the Huffington Post, US Senator Elizabeth Warren issued a caustic rebut that she would no longer support President Obama and his Wall Street cronies when the president nominates such people to important government positions, such as US Treasury Secretary and Undersecretary of Treasury. 346 more words

Economics

Money Woes and the Trials of Job

By Mark Anthony Rockeymoore

Source: Sacred Space in Time

Being broke seems to be endemic. Money woes, bills pilling up, creditors calling for blood and first born children. 750 more words

Culture

9 Ominous Signals Coming From The Financial Markets That We Have Not Seen In Years

By Michael Snyder

Source: The Economic Collapse

Is the stock market about to crash?  Hopefully not, and there definitely have been quite a few “false alarms” over the past few years.  752 more words

Culture

Bipolar Disorder

BD is a good tool to have to deal with the world. So far I have only developed a split-personality. I hope to evolve.

Literary

It’s Time to Start Believing Again – Why Basic Income Could and Should be the Next Global Political Movement

Source: Thought Infection

Things change slowly and then all at once. 

If there is one great consistency about change in the 21st century, it is that things seem to change almost imperceptibly right up until they become inevitable. 1,174 more words

Society