Posts tagged ‘Global Corporations’

Ayn Rand First Interview 1959 (Full)


Madison never meant Second Amendment to allow guns of Sandy Hook shooting



Madison never meant Second Amendment to allow guns of Sandy Hook shooting (via The Christian Science Monitor)

Following the tragic shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. by Adam Lanza , many Americans are wondering what exactly our Founding Fathers intended when they set the Second Amendment to paper more than 200 years ago. Surely not the killing of 20 young children and six women.…

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The Fiscal Financial Cliff Was Created To Protect Millionaires And Billionaires This Was A Win Win For The 1%


The Fiscal Financial Cliff Was Created To Protect Millionaires And Billionaires This Was A Win Win For The 1%.

Do Tax Cuts Hurt Growth?


It’s been clear for a long time that lower tax rates don’t have much long term effect on economic growth. For example, can you determine which years have low or high tax rates from the following graph?

But recent analysis by Ethan Kaplan of the University of Maryland actually shows that lower tax rates lead to lower economic growth! Here is Kaplan’s scatter-plot of real growth rates versus top marginal tax rates. The correlation is clearly positive – meaning higher tax rates correspond to higher growth and lower tax rates correspond to lower growth.

 

 

How the plutocrats are handling Mitt Romney’s loss


How the plutocrats are handling Mitt Romney’s loss

Middle Class? Here’s What’s Destroying Your Future



Middle Class? Here’s What’s Destroying Your Future (via Market Shadows)

Courtesy of ZeroHedge. View original post here. Submitted by Tyler Durden. Submitted by Peak Prosperity contributing editor Charles Hugh Smith Middle Class? Here's What's Destroying Your Future According to the conventional account, the Great American Middle Class has been eroded by rising energy costs…

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Would tea party accept a Bill Clinton-brokered deal with Obama?



Would tea party accept a Bill Clinton-brokered deal with Obama? (via The Christian Science Monitor)

Following the decisive victory by the man they vowed three-and-a-half years ago to pry out of the White House, the antigovernment tea party movement found itself reassessing its role within a fractured Republican Party that faced broad electoral disappointments on Election Day. President Obama’s…

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