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The Moneyless Manifesto (pdf) Excerpt: Why is the need for money a myth? Take a minute to look around you. Try to find one thing you believe hasn’t been provided by money. My guess is you can’t. Even if you’ve grown your own food, I would imagine you’d be thinking ‘well, I paid for the […]
Okay, technically speaking a slave is paid nothing and owns nothing, not even his or her own life, is not free to live a sovereign life. But if you even have a job these days, you’re barely getting by. How can you own anything and how is that free? If you dare to get an […]
Source: Mother Jones 1. Single moms are the problem. Only 9 percent of low-income, urban moms have been single throughout their child’s first five years. Thirty-five percent were married to, or in a relationship with, the child’s father for that entire time.* 2. Absent dads are the problem. Sixty percent of low-income dads see at least one […]
Wait until TPP gets rammed through, you think this is bad. Oh, and don’t forget the trillion dollars we owe in student debt. Oh, and don’t forget wage stagnation. Oh, and don’t forget the trillions of dollars CEOs have in off-shore tax shelters.
Wall Street banks handed out $26.7 billion in bonuses to their 165,200 employees last year. That amount would be enough to more than double the pay for all 1,085,000 Americans who work full-time at the current federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour. Read the rest>>
How much is fucking ENOUGH? This is where our resources and justice have gone, people. How’s it working for you?