Dear followers: See you on Wednesday as debate continues on the Russian Connection, The Tax Plan that increases entitlements for Big Business and the Wealthy, increasing the economic divide, Doug Jones, running for Senator of Alabama, and the potential shut down of the Federal Government as Congressman grapple with “their” issues! See you Wednesday … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope cancelled today and resumes Wednesday with much to discuss!
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!
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!