Mission Statement

Taxes

Share Tweet Follow Email Follow We are a compassionate society that strongly believes in equality and fairness. Such noble principles, however, are notably absent from our tax system, which is regressive rather than progressive, meaning that the effective tax rate decreases as income increases. For example, if one earns less than $113,700 in 2013, she will pay 7.65% in payroll…

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Divide and Rule

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowExcerpts from Confessions of an Old Man A permanent feudal class Two major political parties, Democrats and Republicans, have successfully divided the country in recent decades to maintain their rule. They, as part of the Beltway Beast, have split the nation into categories of conservative versus liberal, blue versus red, left versus right, and us versus…

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Inequality Everywhere

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowExcerpts from Confessions of an Old Man “The upper class keeps all of the money, pays none of the taxes. The middle class pays all of the taxes, does all of the work.” Late Comedian George Carlin President Trump, who is a billionaire, presides over the richest cabinet in US history. The combined net worth of…

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What about the Generations to Come?

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowExcerpts from Confessions of an Old Man “Americans are too broke to retire” American politicians proclaim they’ll do everything for the American children and the next generation while robbing their future. The MI generation has been asked to pay for their own retirement as well as for their parents’ and grandparents’. Here is the challenge: more…

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UnRetirement

Share Tweet Follow Email FollowExcerpts from Confessions of an Old Man “Americans are too broke to retire” American politicians proclaim they’ll do everything for the American children and the next generation while robbing their future. The MI generation has been asked to pay for their own retirement as well as for their parents’ and grandparents’. Here is the challenge: more…

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Women Leading the Way

Share Tweet Follow Email Follow Over the last two decades women in the United States have made great strides toward professional and financial advancement. Women’s role in every aspect of the American life is growing and will play a critical role in shaping the future. Over the last thirty years, women have made up an increasing share of the workforce….

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