Dear followers, it is distressing to listen to the news. So I’ve stopped listening and read instead, then, I can cherry pick what I think is important. Right now, I think it’s important to concentrate on the issues we can advocate for ourselves: Protest for something positive Equality of … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am”We the People” speak out for Equal Justice and Equal Economic opportunity!
We humans are neither all good nor all evil. We harbor hatreds and jealousy, but can be giving and compassionate as well. As you remember dear followers, I spent a few days in the Berkshire, visiting old friends, and making new friends while touring a local Winery in New Marlboro, Ma. . … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Monday : Time for an honest dialogue on Race in America?!
Dear followers, two statements were made on Periscope on Monday that I’d like to address : Huey stated that he went to Charlottesville to protest with a white Jewish guy and an “off the rack white guy”, your average guy, well meaning, who likes and respects people. That’s as it should. be. There … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11 am Wednesday Hate crimes and violent assembly should be punished by the Rule of Law! Remember Oklahoma, remember Charlottesville, These People are waiting for the next violent encounter and our death!
To the detriment of “we the People”, we have been segmented into groups. This division is not healthy for Americans. It does not contribute to a sense of shared journey in these United States. Instead it pits one group against the other as every group believes that the “other” group is the cause … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11 am Monday Corporate Greed has divided us into groups, let’s take time to defend the besieged “white male”, too’
Inequality! What caused inequality in our country? How is it possible, with all the unequivocal facts facing Congress, they are still advocating corporate tax cuts and deregulation for big business, and even more personal tax cuts for the wealthy. Their proposals boggle my mind. Tax cuts for Big Business and tax evasion by the wealthy … More The Voice of Joyce: What Caused Inequality? Tax Cuts! Read on & we’ll chat Wednesday @11am on Periscope!
For too long, We the People have listened to the experts telling us what’s good for the economy and how to improve productivity. Only one journalist and I agree with him, Neil Irwin, stated in his column in the Times, ” poor productivity would increase when wages improved”. Is anyone listening? Low productivity … More The Voice of Joyce: Why is productivity low? I have the answer! Clue: don’t blame “We the People” !
Where are we today? According to the Financial Times the US lags behind in infrastructure development and GDP even as China ambitiously moves forward with a trillion dollar investment to develop Europe, Asia and Africa’s aging infrastructure. China will give these nations the cash they need to build their roads, bridges and … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am China invests $1 Trillion in Europe, Asia & Africa. What is America doing ?