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The problem of "Intellectual Property"

Intellectual Property is an unjust concept. But, rather than get into the philosophy about objects; ownership, and value. I am just going to get straight to the practical point. 804 more words

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WHY CONGRESS SELDOM ACTS IN YOUR BEST INTERESTS! (Part Two of an Intermittent Series)

May 18, 2017  By Jack Jodell, American Dissident, N.M.P.  

“I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country.” 930 more words

Politics

Code of the Social Justice Warrior: How Wealth Disparity Creates Ineffective Activists and How to Fix It

Author’s Note: We write this not to divide the left, but to reclaim it for the academics and working class activists that made us proud to identify as liberal. 8,145 more words

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Plans to deregulate Wall Street

I am not an economist, but, intuitively, Trumps plan to deregulate Wall Street seems very wrong to me. In January, Oxfam researchers declared that just 8 men own the same wealth as half of the world. 236 more words

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Calling Working People of All Colors

Source:PortSide

Author: Ebony Slaughter-Johnson

Emphasis Mine

A little over 80 years ago, NAACP founder W.E.B. Du Bois wrote “Black Reconstruction in America,” a groundbreaking essay that looked at… 546 more words

What makes a conservative.

I didn’t really intend to post this, but i know of no other way to get a document into an online discussion.  I look forward to some feedback. 219 more words

Politics

US average income in gold terms from 1960 to 2016

Average annual US income in 1960 was around 4500 dollars. In gold terms, this was 128.5 ounces of gold. Gold being fixed at 35 dollars an ounce. 435 more words

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