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What We Need to Fight the Next Financial Crisis

Posted by Jerrald J President on September 17, 2018 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/07/opinion/sunday/bernanke-lehman-anniversary-oped.html

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   This is what a "REAL GANGSTER" looks like. By JJP

What We Need to Fight the Next Financial Crisis

Congress has taken away some of the tools that were crucial to us during the 2008 panic. It&...

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U.S. Federal Budget Breakdown

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 28, 2018 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.thebalance.com/u-s-federal-budget-breakdown-3305789

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 The discretionary budget is $1.203 trillion. More than half goes toward military spending, including the Department of Veterans Affairs and other defense-related departments. To quote the late great 2Pac "They got money for WARS , but can't feed the POOR". By JJP

U.S. Feder...

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The US Carried Out 674 Military Operations in Africa Last Year. Did You Hear About Any of Them?

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 28, 2018 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.thenation.com/article/us-carried-out-674-military-operations-africa-last-year-did-you-hear-about-any-them/

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  No; Especially for those who live in America By JJP

The US Carried Out 674 Military Operations in Africa Last Year. Did You Hear About Any of Them?

The US military p...

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The U.S. is waging a massive shadow war in Africa, exclusive documents reveal

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 28, 2018 at 6:35 PM Comments comments (0)

https://news.vice.com/amp/en_us/article/nedy3w/the-u-s-is-waging-a-massive-shadow-war-in-africa-exclusive-documents-reveal

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  Meet the new Conquer, same as the old Conquer. By JJP

The U.S. is waging a massive shadow war in Africa, exclusive documents reveal

Six years ago, a deputy commanding general for U.S. Army Speci...

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U.S. expands secret intelligence operations in Africa

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 28, 2018 at 6:30 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/us-expands-secret-intelligence-operations-in-africa/2012/06/13/gJQAHyvAbV_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.ec93c8e89578

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   Don't ever forget who the PRESIDENT was when these military operations began! President Obama...The face of White Supremacy does not always have a White face. By JJP

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The Financial Crisis Cost Every American $70,000, Fed Study Says

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 28, 2018 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (0)

https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2018-08-13/the-financial-crisis-cost-every-american-70-000-fed-study-says

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  Yet not one individual went to jail. By JJP 

The Financial Crisis Cost Every American $70,000, Fed Study Says

America never made up the growth it lost in the 2008 global financial crisi...

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US bosses now earn 312 times the average worker's wage, figures show

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 21, 2018 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (0)

https://amp.theguardian.com/business/2018/aug/16/ceo-versus-worker-wage-american-companies-pay-gap-study-2018

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  This isn't going to change unless we wake up and realize we've been "PIMPED"! By JJP


The chief executives of America’s top 350 companies earned 312 times more than their workers on average last year, accor...

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Top CEOs Make 300 Times More than Typical Workers

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 21, 2018 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.epi.org/publication/top-ceos-make-300-times-more-than-workers-pay-growth-surpasses-market-gains-and-the-rest-of-the-0-1-percent/

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  Yet America voted for Donald J Trump. Think about? By JJP

Top CEOs Make 300 Times More than Typical WorkersPay Growth Surpasses Stock Gains and Wage Growth of Top 0.1 Percent

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The racial redlining in Michigan's Medicaid work requirements

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 21, 2018 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

https://thinkprogress.org/the-racial-redlining-in-michigans-medicaid-work-requirements-77d99f29bf70/amp/

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   Do you really think this was intended for "Working Class People=White Blue Collar Workers)? Think about. By JJP

The racial redlining in Michigan’s Medicaid work requirements

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Are Stock Buybacks Starving the Economy?

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 21, 2018 at 10:10 AM Comments comments (0)

https://www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/566387/

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   Yes , f your part of the PLUTOCRACY; but if your not your screwed. By JJP

Are Stock Buybacks Starving the Economy?

A new report finds that big companies could have given their workers thousands of dollars’ worth of raises with the money they spent on their own shares.

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Why America's return to $1 trillion deficits is a big problem for you

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 10, 2018 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (0)

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  This means Grandma and Grandpa's Medicaid/Social Security Check and all other social programs they paid into gets the AX. By JJP


Why America’s return to $1 trillion deficits is a big...

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Missouri Blocks Right-To-Work Law

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 10, 2018 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (0)

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  The American people are finally waking up to this corporate scheme to undermine wages. Right to work means, less money PERIOD! By JJP

Missouri Blocks Right-To-Work Law



Voters in Missouri have overwhelmingly rejected a...

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Overthrowing other people???s governments: The Master List

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 10, 2018 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (0)

/prepareforchange.net/2018/03/03/overthrowing-peoples-governments-master-list/

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 This list is why America is hated globally. By JJP

Overthrowing other people’s governments: The Master List By William Blum

Instances of the United States overthrowing, or attempting to overthrow, a foreign govern...

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6 in 10 Americans don't have $500 in savings

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 10, 2018 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

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 Those tax cuts are working just fine America aren't they? By JJP

6 in 10 Americans don't have $500 in savings

 

If you were suddenly hit with a $500 unexpected bill, would you be able to cover it?


If the answer ...

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Only 39% of Americans have enough savings to cover a $1,000 emergency

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 10, 2018 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)

/www.cnbc.com/amp/2018/01/18/few-americans-have-enough-savings-to-cover-a-1000-emergency.html

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  But when you turn on your idiot box(Television) your told the economy is doing GREAT. By JJP

Only 39% of Americans have enough savings to cover a $1,000 emergency

Whether it's a broken water heater, an unexpected m...

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"Too Little Too Late": Bankruptcy Booms Among Older Americans

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 10, 2018 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)


https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/05/business/bankruptcy-older-americans.html

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 The Chickens are Coming Home Too Roost! By JJP

‘Too Little Too Late’: Bankruptcy Booms Among Older Americans

For a rapidly growing share of older Americans, traditional ideas about life in retirement are being upended...

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Federal Reserve policies favor the rich

Posted by Jerrald J President on August 8, 2018 at 3:50 PM Comments comments (0)


https://money.cnn.com/2012/09/20/news/economy/federal-reserve-rich/index.html

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   As if you thought they where working on your behalf? By JJP

Federal Reserve policies favor the rich

The Federal Reserve's most recent stimulus is expected to boost home prices and the stock market, but what if you're too ...

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White College Graduates Are Doing Great With Their Parents' Money

Posted by Jerrald J President on July 29, 2018 at 8:00 AM Comments comments (0)


https://www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/565640/

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" The median wealth held by black families with a college degree and student loans by the time the head of household is 65 years old, she said, is about $61,000, versus roughly $422,000 for white families under the same circumstances." 

White College Graduates Are Doing Great With...

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New York Gang Prosecutions Use Conspiracy Charges to Criminalize Whole Communities

Posted by Jerrald J President on July 29, 2018 at 7:55 AM Comments comments (0)


https://static.theintercept.com/amp/rico-gang-prosecution-nyc.html

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  I wonder why RICO wasn't used on the privately owned "Banking System"; which robbed American citizens in 2008? I think you know the answer. By JJP

  New York Gang Prosecutions Use Conspiracy Charges to Criminalize Whole Communities

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Mortgage, Groupon and card debt: how the bottom half bolsters U.S. economy

Posted by Jerrald J President on July 29, 2018 at 7:50 AM Comments comments (0)


https://mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKBN1KD0EM

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   All around America same ole song, "DEBT"! By JJP

Mortgage, Groupon and card debt: how the bottom half bolsters U.S. economy

By almost every measure, the U.S. economy is booming. But a look behind the headlines of roaring job growth and consumer...

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