Tag Archives: Poverty in America

Liberty Pen: John Stossel: Starr Parker, ‘The Lie of The Left’: Give Me a Break!

Liberty Pen: John Stossel: Starr Parker, 'The Life of The Left': Give Me a Break! “The Lie of The Left”, not sure which Left Starr Parker is referring to. Because it is a very large political faction of people in … Continue reading

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The Baseline Scenario: Opinion- James Kwak- Friedrich Hayek Supported a Guaranteed Minimum Income

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Friedrich Hayek, supported the Guaranteed Minimum Income and Milton Friedman supported the Negative Income Tax. Good for them and the libertarian movement, because it shows that perhaps the least politically … Continue reading

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The Week: Opinion- Jeff Spross: ‘President Obama’s Middle-Out Economics is Good, Bottom-Up Economics is Better’

  Source: The New Democrat Plus I have several questions that I would ask Jeff Spross. Which is why can’t you do both? Why can’t you have policies that improve the middle class in America so their wages go up and … Continue reading

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The Week: Opinion: Jeff Spross: “Three Reasons Why Work Requirements For Food Stamps Are a Bad Idea”: Why We Should Encourage Economic Independence Over Government Dependence

The Week: Opinion: Jeff Spross: Three Reasons Why Work Requirements For Food Stamps Are a Bad Idea This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress Here’s a big area where the Democratic Party disagrees. Where the Center-Left … Continue reading

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Reason: Catherine Manu-Ward Interviewing Campbell Brown on Education Reform

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I agree with Campbell Brown that pubic teacher tenure is wrong, needs to go out of style and disappear like disco and acid wash jeans. And I’ve even with her … Continue reading

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The Week: Opinion- Shikha Dalmia- Affirmative Action is Doomed: Here’s What Progressives Can do About it

Pro-Affirmative Action Rally Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat The rhetoric of affirmative action is running out of steam.  The real Roosevelt (Franklin and Theodore) and LBJ Progressives need to step up to the plate and say “We … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: Walter E Williams: The Many Welfare State Beneficiaries

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger It depends on how you define welfare and who it is supposed to be for. That is who should benefit from welfare and those programs. But generally speaking … Continue reading

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