Tag Archives: Job Growth

Conservable Economist: Timothy Taylor- Capitalism for Growth, Goverment for Fairness

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat You need a healthy private enterprise capitalist economic system for any economy to do well. That has been proven for a hundred-years now. Marxist state-control of the economy simply doesn’t … Continue reading

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The American Prospect: Opinion- Robert Kuttner: ‘The Libertarian Delusion’

Source: The New Democrat Plus Just to start off about the so-called free market and if we’re going to talk about the free market we might as well talk about Santa Clause since neither one of them exists. As much as … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: Fred Dews- An Economic Agenda For America: A Conversation with U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders

  Source: The New Democrat Plus This blog blogs about socialism a lot and for good reasons. One socialism is about as popular in America as it has been since the 1920s or so. Another is that more Americans are now … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: E.J. Dionne- A Conversation With House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi- Strengthening The Financial Security of America’s Working Families

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Infrastructure investment, a national energy policy, education and job training for our low-skilled adults and low-income students, immigration reform and expanding trade to sell more American products oversees as they … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Dr. Ravi Batra- A Revolution is Coming!

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I watched about seventeen-minutes of this video and didn’t hear a damn thing about any revolution.  Actually seventeen minutes before I started writing about this video and continued to watch … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Opinion- David Brooks- The Opportunity Coalition

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I like where David Brooks went with his column today and what I like most about being a blogger, the ability to read so much in one day and then be … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Without Government, There is no Middle Class

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Any good business person whose in business to make a lot of money and be very profitable and be able to provide very well for themselves and their families even if … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Follow the French on the Millionaire Tax

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat  You want everyone paying their fair share of taxes at all economic levels. Which is one of the reasons why I’m in favor of what I call the Progressive Consumption Tax. … Continue reading

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American Feud: Noam Chomsky- Adam Smith and The Invisible Hand

  Source: American Feud: Noam Chomsky on Adam Smith & Invisible Hand Not exactly breaking news that Noam Chomsky is not a fan of Adam Smith. Noam Chomsky describes his own politics as libertarian-socialist. The key word being socialist when it … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Tax Cuts- Kennedy vs. Reagan

Source: Thom Hartmann: Tax Cuts- Kennedy vs Reagan There are tax cuts and there are tax cuts. And before you cut taxes you need to know what type of tax system you currently have and then what type of economic system … Continue reading

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