From Inside the Beltway.
Under my predecessor, the deficit increased every single year he was president.
Last year, the deficit was reduced by $350B. And this year, we're on track to cut the federal deficit by $1.5T—the biggest decline in debt ever in American history.
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) May 22, 2022
should I start growing my own eggs & veggie garden? 🙁
Yves is the opposite of reassuring too.
Few, if any, imagined things could go south this quickly
very good naked capitalism article.The degradation in both British and US politics and the lack of democratic systems baked into the EU cake, make it a difficult task to see a road back from the consequences of “Elite” Myopia, and delusions of infallibility.The Dynastic nature of both Corporate and Political institutions has seen the benefits of meritocratic Capitalism completely lost.The answer is to reject the big tech platforms and online echo chambers and “occupy democracy” from the bottom up.Our forefathers bequeathed us excellent Constitutions and English Common Law.Elitism ( Oligarchy ) has eroded those precious institutions a new Common Sense(Paine) must be written to expose the absurdity of the Hereditary Caste now inventing stories to perpetuate the Myth of their own Omniscience.
The tendency to cling to some of the old canards that delivered pass marks for discredited curricula in the past is very hard to avoid.I strongly believe that any re assesment of the starting assumptions of Where to from here and where exactly we are, is this Paper from Dr Adrian Wrigley.I did a reading of it here.
THE PRINCIPLES OF TAX POLICY BY DR. ADRIAN WRIGLEY ANTEDOTE TO THE #GREATRESET #COVIDPURPOSE
And then the famous Beardsley Ruml speech, which I recreated in this video full Recorded Speech, Taxation for Revenue Is Obsolete, Beardsley Ruml
As ever one can lead a horse to water but making the beast drink is quite another matter.
Unsettled. Ve ask ze questions, zett zee narrative ztarting azzumptions, and your name iz in ze book. How Dare you!. “I keep six honest serving-men They taught me all I knew Their names are What and Why and When And How and Where and Who.”
4 days ago
Hello, I worked directly with Dr. Wrigley on this policy. It was me who took the policy to market between 2007-12, feeding that back into it’s development.