The Son-in-law Senator from Wisconsin

The nice thing about “stupid” is that you don’t have to make anything up or manipulate anything or try to exaggerate anything…stupid is as...

The Greatest Robbery in the History of the World

In 2008, the top income earners in this country and major corporations and the Republican Party and Wall Street completed the greatest theft of...

Romney, Taxes, Deficits and Disaster

Mitt Romney wants to be President. In order to become President, he must persuade the American people that he has a better plan for...

Time-Out. A Brief Discussion of the Sequester

(Part V of The Failure of Conservative Economics will be posted following this post, in a few days. But we thought that what is...

The Failure of Conservative Economics Part VII — Solutions

So what are the solutions to our economic problems?They’d better be good. The Bush Administration left us with an enormous mess.In...

The Land of Opportunity–for the Koch Brothers.

In the south Bronx, the unemployment rate is 19%. In Detroit and other metro areas it can be even higher than that. The opportunity...

Tea Party Republicans and American Hatred

So now…the debt limit is raised and everyone is happy. We have cuts in government spending, But what else happened? Nothing.That is what...

Down Trump’s Golden Brick Road

We must examine the Trump infrastructure plan.At first, it sounds, well, pretty good. And then you get the details.First, why do you think Trump...

The High Cost of Neo-Fascism

At the very outset, let’s restate our definition of Neo-Fascism. Even if you do not agree with our definition of the current Republican Party...

The Ryan Road to Ruin

Paul Ryan had the courage to put his name on a budget that was announced last week. This budget will change his image from...

Democrats in 2014

If you talk to leading progressives these days, you'll be sure to hear this message: The Democratic Party should embrace the economic populism of...

Nationalize Natural Gas Production and Save America.

There is one simple and secure way to jump start the economy and sustain it over a decade. That one simple idea is to...

The Legacy of Ronald Reagan

It is time that we took a step back from the precipice that is the current American political atmosphere and try to understand how...

Forward…to the New Clinton Era

It is time to push and push hard for Democratic reforms of government. We can return to an era when jobs were prolific and...

Taxes and Stimuli, 101

So many stupid theories abound today, tossed back and forth between the billionaire-paid politicians and their paid think-tank economists, that it is hard to...