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The Weinstein Effect Trickles Down final print story

Since October 2017, over 80 women have stepped forward to accuse Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, assault, and even rape. Since then, the curtain has been lifted on numerous powerful men in Hollywood, and across other industries. 750 more words

Horse And Sparrow Economics

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Listening to Them Hartmann last week I heard a discussion concerning the long history of trickle down economics. Like most I thought that trickle down was a creation of of people like Arthur Laffer and his infamous curve or Friedrich Hayek or Milton Friedman and their supply side theories. 549 more words

Blog For Iowa

A few words about trickle down economics

Trickle down economics is a form of laissez-faire capitalism in general and more specifically, it is a form of supply side economics. Whereas general supply side theory favours lowering taxes overall, trickle down theory more specifically prefers targeting the very wealthy for lower taxes. 666 more words

Political Ideology

Trickle-down economics

Trickle-down economics is an outright lie. None of the wealth trickles down. No new jobs are created. Nothing.

It is a money grab, and the wealthy *never let go*. 116 more words

Trump’s Short Game

So much to destroy, so little time. It is the end of our world as we know it.

A myopic vision yields devastating consequences at every level. 1,089 more words


It Started as a Tax Cut. Now It Could Change American Life

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Students walk through the hallway after classes were dismissed at Senn High School on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. 1,798 more words

GOP Tax Bill - Trumped Up Trickle-down Tax Plan

The GOP Tax Bill – The Trumped Up Trickle-down Tax Plan

What could be easier than passing a bill that cuts taxes on US citizens? It should be easier than falling down. 1,469 more words

Economics And Politics