Monthly Archives: December 2013

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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MLB Classics-ABC Sports: MLB 1986-ALCS Game 5-Boston Red Sox @ Anaheim Angels: Full Game

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat  Perhaps the best MLB playoff game at least in my lifetime. And the biggest choke in my lifetime at least in MLB with the Angels blowing a 3-1 series lead with … Continue reading

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The Hampton Institute: Josh Hatala- The Socialist Party of America, A Historiographical View

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Where I disagree with Josh Hatala on this where I could probably make this whole post about, is that there are still two somewhat viable democratic socialist parties in America. Democratic … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion: Hamna Zubair: Jon Stewart Defends Duck Dynasty Star’s Right to Free Speech: The American Right to be Assholes

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Salon: Opinion: Hamna Zubair: Jon Stewart Defends Duck Dynasty Star’s Right to Free Speech I’ve gone out of my way not to comment on the so-called Duck Dynasty controversy. … Continue reading

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The American Prospect: Opinion: Monica Potts: Paul Ryan’s Misguided Poverty Plan

The American Prospect: Opinion: Monica Potts: Paul Ryan’s Misguided Poverty Plan This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger There are good progressive policies in dealing with poverty in America. Like increasing the minimum wage or even … Continue reading

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The American Prospect: Opinion: Monica Potts: The Year in Preview: Paul Ryan’s Misguided Poverty Plan: A Real Campaign to Reduce Poverty in America

Hi just to let my followers know I’ve moved over to a different blog. Over the last month or so. I’m now at The New Democrat at http://www.ErikSchneider.Blogspot.com and today I just started. At http://www.FRSDailyView.WordPress.com where this reblog has come … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Opinion: Thomas Edsall: Is The Safety Net Just Masking Tape?: Economic Power vs. The Welfare State

The New York Times: Opinion: Thomas Edsall: Is the Safety Net Just Masking Tape? This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I’ve been looking for a new term or phrase that could describe an economic agenda … Continue reading

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