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Half of Americans Are Effectively Poor Now. What The?

Posted by Jerrald J President on July 13, 2019 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

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 Half of Americans Are Effectively Poor Now. What The?

America’s Collapsing Because it’s the World’s First Poor Rich Country

There are days I feel like I read dystopian statistics for a living. And then there are day when the dystopian statistics...

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Americans are too poor to survive whether or not they're working

Posted by Jerrald J President on July 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

https://boingboing.net/2019/06/10/asset-stripped-working-stiffs.html

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  The chickens are coming home to ROOST. The myth and reality of the American Dream is coming HOME! By JJP

 Americans are too poor to survive whether or not they're working

A new study from the United Way claims that 43% of American households ...

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Senate Democrats wish talk on reparations would go away

Posted by Jerrald J President on June 28, 2019 at 7:45 AM Comments comments (0)

https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/450549-senate-democrats-wish-talk-on-reparations-would-go-away

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  If you listen to the mainstream press MSNBC, CNN, ABC, CBS you won't hear this. The hearings on REPARTIONS was a smoke screen. By JJP

  Senate Democrats wish talk on reparations would go away

Senate Democrats are ...

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Landmark Legislation: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act

Posted by Jerrald J President on June 2, 2019 at 5:20 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/generic/DCEmancipationAct.htm

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  "President Lincoln signed the bill into law on April 16, freeing slaves in the district and compensating owners up to $300 for each freeperson".  That's right, slave owners were paid $300 for every slave they owned. I'm sure this was never taught to you in America's public or private (INDOCTRINATING) SCHO...

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Joe Biden wants us to forget his past. We won't

Posted by Jerrald J President on June 2, 2019 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/may/01/biden-2020-past-better-candidate

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 From the 1994 Crime Bill,1996 Welfare Reform act, can't forget the repeal of Glass Stegall (Bank Dergulation (Derivatives) . To his long history of willingness to cut social security and Medicare in the interest of “bipartisan compromise”. That's just a few of Mr Biden's policies that harmed Am...

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How Native American Slaveholders Complicate the Trail of Tears Narrative

Posted by Jerrald J President on June 2, 2019 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/how-native-american-slaveholders-complicate-trail-tears-narrative-180968339/

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  The truth is not hard to find! You just have to allow yourself the freedom to accept that American educational system is there to manipulate and distort REALITY. By JJP


How Native America...

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Why Amazon paid no 2018 US federal income tax

Posted by Jerrald J President on May 31, 2019 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/04/03/why-amazon-paid-no-federal-income-tax.html

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  Paid no federal taxes and received $129 million in tax rebates? Gangster Capitalism 101. By JJP

 

Why Amazon paid no 2018 US federal income tax

How Amazon paid $0 federal income tax in 2018

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America's Defense Budget Is Bigger Than You Think

Posted by Jerrald J President on May 20, 2019 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.thenation.com/article/tom-dispatch-america-defense-budget-bigger-than-you-think/

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   "The got money for WAR's, but can't feed the POOR"! 2Pac

America’s Defense Budget Is Bigger Than You Think

Each year, Congress approves hundreds of billions of dollars for the US ...

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Facts Racial Economic Inequality

Posted by Jerrald J President on May 17, 2019 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

https://inequality.org/facts/racial-inequality/

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  "The median Black family, with just over $3,500, owns just 2 percent of the wealth of the nearly $147,000 the median White family owns. The median Latino family, with just over $6,500, owns just 4 percent of the wealth of the median White family. Put differently, the median White family has 41 times more wealth than the median Black family and...

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Employers Can Buy Retirement Security for $2.64 an Hour

Posted by Jerrald J President on April 11, 2019 at 9:00 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2019-04-10/employers-can-buy-retirement-security-for-2-64-an-hour

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 " Workers once had brighter retirement prospects, if not higher wages. What’s changed is that over the last four decades, a growing number of employers replaced their pensions with 401(k) and other defined contribution plans, shifting the responsibility of saving for retirement ...

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D.C. emancipation tallied the price of freedom

Posted by Jerrald J President on April 11, 2019 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/dc-emancipation-tallied-the-price-of-freedom/2012/04/11/gIQAHvWfBT_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.fdb5d9bbc1ed

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"The new law stipulated that the government would pay masters as much as $300 for each freed slave, although, in the end, the owners were often paid much more". Self explanatory... By JJP


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Landmark Legislation: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act

Posted by Jerrald J President on April 11, 2019 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/generic/DCEmancipationAct.htm

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 Yet , my anscestors being direct " Descendent Of A Slaves In America" received Absolutely Nothing! By JJP

     Landmark Legislation: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act


On a visit to Was...

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$68 trillion is about to change hands in the US

Posted by Jerrald J President on March 11, 2019 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/20/great-wealth-transfer-is-passing-from-baby-boomers-to-gen-x-millennials.html

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  This is what the Trump presidentcy will be remembered for. Do you really think this will trickle down to you? By JJP

  $68 trillion is about to change hands in the US


 

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World's 26 richest people own as much as poorest 50%, says Oxfam

Posted by Jerrald J President on January 27, 2019 at 11:40 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/jan/21/world-26-richest-people-own-as-much-as-poorest-50-per-cent-oxfam-report

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 Every year the numbers of billionaires increases, while the politicians they control/finance tell US everything is fine. By JJP

 

World's 26 richest people own as much as poorest 50%, says Oxfam

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Members Of The Forbes 400 Hold More Wealth Than All U.S. Black Families Combined, Study Finds

Posted by Jerrald J President on January 19, 2019 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.forbes.com/sites/noahkirsch/2019/01/14/members-of-forbes-400-hold-more-wealth-than-all-us-black-families-combined-study-finds/#6657bd626771

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  Separately, the study noted, “Between 1983 and 2016, the median Black family saw their wealth drop by more than half after adjusting for inflation, compared to a 33% increase for the median White household.” At present, the media...

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Dreams Deferred: How Enriching the 1% Widens the Racial Wealth Divide

Posted by Jerrald J President on January 19, 2019 at 3:00 PM Comments comments (0)

https://inequality.org/great-divide/dreams-deferred-racial-wealth-divide/

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 "Between 1983 and 2016, the median Black family saw their wealth drop by more than half after adjusting for inflation, compared to a 33 percent increase for the median White household. Over that same period, the number of households with $10 million or more skyrocketed by 856 percent." Gangster Capitalism 101

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Fed Says Millennials Are Just Like Their Parents. Only Poorer

Posted by Jerrald J President on December 5, 2018 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-11-29/fed-says-millennials-are-just-like-their-parents-only-poorer

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  All around America same song!!! By JJP

Fed Says Millennials Are Just Like Their Parents. Only Poorer

Millennials, long presumed to have less interest in the nonstop consumption of goods that underpi...

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Wage Statistics for 2017

Posted by Jerrald J President on December 5, 2018 at 7:55 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.ssa.gov/cgi-bin/netcomp.cgi?year=2017

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"50 percent of wage earners had net compensation less than or equal to the median wage, which is estimated to be $31,561.49 for 2017". By JJP

Wage Statistics for 2017


The national average wage index (AWI) is based on compensation (wages, tips, and the like) subject ...

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