Tag Archives: redistribution

Why is “Tax” a four letter word in the U.S. today?

Because we no longer can spell?!

Good guess, but it has more to do with the role of taxation in …

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What God Do Christian Politicians Serve?

As 2011 ended and the new year began, I thought about debt.

No, I wasn’t thinking about Christmas season lay-aways. …

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Do you hear what I hear? It’s the socialist messages of Christmas

On the surface, Christmas appears to be an overblown capitalist orgy. Starting as early as October, we’re told to spend,

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How would socialists solve the unemployment crisis? Part 1

This is the first article in Ask A Socialist’s series on unemployment.

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Why are more and more people without …

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What do you think of #OccupyWallSt?

Occupy LOLStreetI’m from Boston, so my experience only relates to Occupy Boston, which has set up camp at Dewey Square, across …

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99% don’t matter to the GDP

Wall Street bailout protest, 2008, Alane Golden, c. 2011Have you noticed that in the mainstream press, you usually get either the bad news about rising poverty, or the …

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The Tax Man Cometh

On April 15th, I set my alarm for 5 a.m., jumped out of bed, grabbed the envelope on the kitchen …

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