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Occupy Wall Street (Part 3 of 3): Top Down, Bottom Up and Inside Out

“It’s top-down – you handled that, you got the White House, the Senate and the House” says Van Jones at an America’s Future NOW Conference on June 9, 2010. He continues, “Top Down, Bottom Up, Inside Out” while describing revolution in America. While Van Jones discusses the top-down being the Obama administration, could the Occupiers… Read More »

Obama is Not a Socialist – He’s Something Worse

A Democracy Corps (left-leaning group started by James Carville) poll found that 55% of Americans polled believe that “Socialist” accurately describes the President.  That seems low and if the question had been changed to, “Does Capitalist describe our President?” I believe the number would have been darned-near zero. While the Socialist moniker has been tossed… Read More »

Obama: Keynesian Economics or Cloward-Piven Strategy

The Main Stream Media and Liberal defense of Obama’s Economic Policy has been that he is using “Keynesian Economics” to stabilize our economy and to give him time. Well it’s time to look at Keynesian Economics and see if it matches. According to BusinessDictionary.com Keynesian Economics is: ..the assertion that the aggregate demand created by… Read More »