Monthly Archives: January 2012

AlerNet: Opinion- George Lakey- How Swedes and Norwegians Broke The Power of The 1 Percent

AlterNet: Opinion- George Lakey-How Swedes and Norwegians Broke the Power of the 1 Percent One of the reasons why Scandinavia doesn’t have the same Income Inequality that America does. Is that they are Socialist Democracies, with massive Welfare States. With … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion- Louis W. Knight- Chicago’s Hull House Closes Its Doors,Time to Revive the Settlement Model?”

Source: The Nation: Opinion- Louis W. Knight- Chicago’s Hull House Closes Its Doors: Time To Revive The Settlement Model? What Hull House in Chicago does as far has helping people in poverty, the homeless and so-forth, so they can get food, … Continue reading

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Huffinton Post: Opinion- Steve Mariotti- The Power of Owner-Entrepreneurship Education to Restore Our Middle Class

Huffington Post Huffington Post: Opinion- Steve Mariotti- The Power of Owner-Entrepreneurship Education to Restore Our Middle Class Blogger Steve Mariotti hits the nail on the head with his latest blog. That as we are talking about Poverty in America and … Continue reading

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Huffington Post: Opinion- Maegan Carberry- A State of The Union Guide For Socialists and Racists

Source: Huffington Post: Opinion- Maegan Careberry- A State of The Union Guide For Socialists and Racists Maegan Carberry is right, being a Liberal doesn’t make someone a Socialist. And being a Conservati­ve doesn’t make someone a racist. But that should go … Continue reading

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The Huffington Post: David Jamieson & Arthur Delaney- President Obama SOTU Tonight: Calls For Job Training, Unemployment Insurance Reform

Source: The Huffington Post: David Jamieson & Arthur Delaney- President Obama SCOTUS Tonight: Calls For Unemployment Insurance & Job Training Reform I thought one of the best parts of the President’­s speech tonight had to do with Unemployme­nt Insurance. And found … Continue reading

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“Mitt Romney Budget Proposals Would Require Massive Cuts in Non Defense Programs”: The Defense Budget has to be on the Table in Deficit Reduction

Romney Budget Proposals Would Require Massive Cuts in Nondefense Programs — Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. We are about to pull our troops out of both Afghanistan and Iraq. We have a Defense Budget of 700B$, we currently have … Continue reading

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“Will 2012 be the Year of State-Required Drug Tests for Public Benefits?”: What Public Assistance should be for

Will 2012 be the Year of State-Required Drug Tests for Public Benefits? | | AlterNet. To have a position on whether you support or are against Public Assistance. You first need to know what Public Assistance in America is for. … Continue reading

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