Dear followers: Before I launch into my Blog Post , expressing my thoughts and the experts thoughts on the latest Bill before Congress, I direct your attention, to the collaborative political cartoons above, drawn by Justin Weingartner, in 2015. We saw our “State of Inequality” and we were alarmed by the influence of money in … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Monday: Scrapping over the Public Purse!
How is wealth management and its consequences similar to state sanctioned terrorism? To quote from “Capital Without Borders”, “by concentrating assets and socioeconomic status of an Elite group that seeks autonomy from government institutions, these institutions which comprise state bureaucracies and transnational bodies, like the OECD, expands their theater of battle to the Global community!” … More The Voice of Joyce: Power to the People. We want a Renaissance.
How does Tax Reform help you? I’m told by many the issues that concern you are education, healthcare and infrastructure programs promoting higher wages and good paying jobs. Let’s look at Education in this bill. If you’re spending $50,000 a year to send your child to Pre-K, there’s a tax cut for you. If you’ve … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Monday: Education, Healthcare, Infrastructure & Late Stage Capitalism
Paradise for whom? “We the People” have the right to own guns to massacre each other; we have the right to be discriminated upon, not in the usual sense, but by algorithms that determine what house we buy, car we purchase, and loan interest paid. Now we know the cause of our inequality: tax havens … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Wednesday: Whose Paradise? An epiphany!
I’m appalled. So many issues that effect us are being identified. Yet, I just read that 8% of the American population is illiterate! That is so disturbing; almost 30 million fellow Americans are unable to read or write. How can they understand the issues confronting us? How can they vote with certainty, knowing that they’re … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Monday: I’m appalled! What about you? 8% illiteracy and more Invest in yourself!
Dear followers, I am frankly overwhelmed by the events of the last five days. I will mix the good, the bad and the ugly. However, after completing my visit in the Berkshires, I am filled with hope for our future. Let me count the ways. As a student of history, I am always interested in … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Wednesday: America the beautiful plus the good, the bad and the Ugly!
Dear followers, This post will continue to address entitlements and our judgements of the people who receive them. Clue: They are not going to the middle class or the poor. Entitlements are going to a select 1.5 million people. It is important to remember how we got to our state of inequality and its effect … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Wednesday Let’s talk about our needs and how to satisfy them!