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!
Three card monte extraordinaire! First the corporations played three card monte with the states trying to gain low to no taxation for 10 years. That is continuing and will continue with the tax cuts making the corporate tax nominal rate one of the lowest in the world. Loopholes were not closed and … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope Monday @11am Three Card Monte Extraordinaire
I’m saddened, angry and want to join with all the young people in their 40’s and 50’s who are qualified for high paying jobs and unable to find them. I know people in this category are not counted by our employment criteria. They deserve good paying jobs in the $100,000 range that constitutes a middle … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Ask what your country can do to resurrect the Middle Class!
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!
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!
Want to get rid of Trump and those who enable him? It is easy. Stop playing their game. What do I mean? Trump likes chaos. He is unstoppable when it comes to dispensing executive orders, travel bans or inciting class warfare. Therefore, “We the People” must be relentless as well. Each of you must continue … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Want to be rid of Trump? Let me count the ways!