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Fed publicizes plans for additional economic stimulation

The Federal Reserve said that it arranged the choice of more economic easing following the release of August's poor jobs report. Those efforts have been formulated, and were publicized on Thurs.


Are You a Prol?

Labor Day Demonstration against child labor - 1909

So if "class warfare" actually breaks out (we’re not talking about beheading rich folks .... yet!) with what "class" do you identify?


Life Before Social Security

This year I will be 71 years old, assuming I make it and I have close family now into their eighties. I was born in the first year of WW II and my older relatives born in the 1930s during the Great Depression.


Obama Economy Working: Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.8 Percent

Patience; this is what I have been recommending all along. The economy has been improving for a while now, the stock market has recovered and making money, and now Americans are going back to work.


Tax Cut Extension for Middle-Class, Great Political Move – Bad Economics

President Obama has made a political move by offering continuance of the Bush tax cuts for 98 percent of Americans while the tax cuts for the top two income bracke


A Million Immigrant Workers Still Stream to U.S. while Many Veterans Have No Work

Despite across-the-board high U.S. unemployment and the platitudes of government officials, Congress and the President still hew to policies that allow almost a million new legal immigrant workers to enter the country annually.


Mitt Romney and the Republican Party Has A Decision To Make

Recently Ron Paul admitted he won’t be able to clinch enough. This isn’t news, of course. Even though the media has ignored  and deliberately miscounted delegates, every true champion of liberty knew his campaign wasn’t about winning, but about educating and spreading an ideology.


Obama says “The private sector is doing fine”: big gaffe?

I don’t think so. People are already making hay out of this, particularly with the comparison to the comment McCain made in ’08 about how “The fundamentals of the economy are strong”… just as the markets proceeded to fall off a cliff.


Gay Marriage or Theocracy: What is to Become of America?

A crescendo of anger seems to build within some of us who have strong feelings about the direction of the country and where it is heading.