Dear followers, I’ve done a lot of thinking and reading during this month and will share some of my conclusions with you. Just because they’re rich, we all think they know better. The evidence is in, the rich are not so smart . They didn’t anticipate the consequences of ” Globalization”. It’s not just … More The Voice of Joyce: The Wealthy aren’t “all knowing”!
2016 Is our Election Year, does every one know the issues? Be prepared!!! The issues confronting us, according to ” The Voice of Joyce “. 1. It’s not immigration that’s the main issue, it’s Corporate welfare decisions that giveaway our taxable Billions to an elite group . 2. It’s not that we have a skill … More The Voice of Joyce : It’s 2016, do you know what we want?
Facts about inequality: paraphrased from Angus Deaton’s book,” The Great Escape” The Facts about inequality: Poor people do not choose to be poor The unemployed are miserable and demoralized without work The GDP is a well meaning statistic that doesn’t measure the 99% struggling at the bottom of income distribution Labor unions have declined in … More The Voice of Joyce: excerpts : ” The Great Escape”
Say No, to Clinton! The thought grabs many , I’m sure. Her network of well connected friends will keep inequality alive. The top 1% didn’t get there based on merit, they got their money by helping each other and sitting on their friends Boards. How can you decline compensation for a friend? Worse, she … More The voice of Joyce: Be angry, the system is rigged!
I’ve been thinking about “taxation without representation.” Everyone in the World has been thinking about it from the butcher, the baker, to the local pub owner. We know times “they are a changing”, when folks all over the Globe are focusing on “their State of Inequality”. In Wales, a community of 2900 is fighting the … More The Voice of Joyce: taxation without representation
Why not reform Corporate taxation policy? Stop the race to the bottom by paying low wages and encouraging State’s to compete with each other, by luring business away from another State, by offering a better (lower) tax deal for 10 yrs? If you are serious about lowering the Federal Debt, increase revenue by taxing … More The voice of Joyce: Corporate Taxation: ” How low can you go?”
You’re killing me. Stop the race to the bottom by paying low wages and insisting that you lure business to your state by allowing 10 yr tax breaks for Corporations. If you are serious about Federal Debt. There’s a good reason to lower the debt and have a win win for we the people … More The Voice of Joyce: Corporate Taxation; Race to the bottom
Stop being bent out of shape by partisan politics, business makes them all partners. According to a recent article in The Economist, Israel has found oil in the Golan Heights . They had help from Genie Energy, an energy company based in the USA. At this point you’re probably wondering what this has to do … More The Voice of Joyce: We need you TR!
Eureka! For years I was angry with BUFFETT, but it turns out he, too, was ignorant of the depth of the 2008 Financial Crisis. NY Times Columnist, Neil Irwin recently debated himself as he analyzed the economy. He asked, ” is the economy really in bad shape?” He argues the pros and cons, while not … More The Voice of Joyce : Corporate Power is Killing US!
Quiet as a Mouse! “Over time”, the working class adapted to their station in life. Like the rodent, they evolved to squeeze into the tightest places allotted them; as ‘quiet as a mouse’ , as the expression goes. Thus Middle Class is squeezed out of society: not taking up much room, not asking too many … More The Voice of Joyce: “Quiet as a Mouse”