I Want to Talk About Wealth Re-distribution

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    Tax The Rich? 14 Facts You May Want To Consider

    Class warfare in the United States is heating up again.  As the overall economic pie shrinks, the poor are being taught to go after the rich and the rich are being taught that the poor are a threat.  Lately, the calls to “tax the rich” have grown louder than ever.  As...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    6 Responses Apr 22, 2011

    The Problem With Wealth Redistribution...

    ...is that sooner or later you run out of other peoples money , then you are really screwed when there are no more rich to steal from.
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Apr 5, 2011

    Liberals, Conservatives, And Taxation

    As tax day comes near, we have an opportunity this year, more so than most years in the recent past, to explain to liberals the underlying immorality and impracticality of taxation. If I had a dime for every liberal I encountered who told me that he or she did not mind paying...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Apr 5, 2011

    Here Is Your Wealth Redistribution For You Must Read

    In a new article for Rolling Stone (which is a must read), Matt Taibbi exposes some of the folks that the Federal Reserve has been sending money to…. http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/the-real-housewives-of-wall-street-look-whos-cashing-in-on-the-bailout-20110411...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Apr 14, 2011

    Big Words With Little Backing

    I keep reading over and over Obama's plan is marxism, communist, and socialist. Because he wants to raise the tax on the rich. I get it the rich don't want to pay more. Fine but is it not still socialism if we take it from the middle class?   My question is How do we...
    missing missing
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Nov 12, 2008

    The Gop Have Done a Great Job of Framing the Conversation.

     I don't want to delve too deeply here. This is a complex topic that requires a  deep knowledge of politics, economics and the tax code. It's not the purview of the right wing imbeciles that populate this site. It's not even a topic that Rush Limbaugh or Sean Hannity...
    penguinswon penguinswon
    2 Responses Nov 9, 2008

    Mob Rule

    It is clear that our current form of government is broken. It does not work, it is abusive and inefficient. Our form of democracy is nothing more than mob rule: If 51 people out of 100 are in favor of something then the remaining 49 must endure it as well. For example, the last...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Apr 5, 2011

    Redistribution Blather

    For the last century, both the Republican and Democratic parties have embraced the morality if not the economic wisdom of the progressive income tax and government spending to redistribute wealth. The parties differ in inches as how much redistribution would be morally or...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Apr 5, 2011


    I support it. I don't think taxes are stealing. I think redistribution is just giving back what was taken unfairly and left the hands of people it never should have left in the first place.
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix
    31-35, M
    9 Responses Feb 2, 2010

    Class Warfare, The Final Chapter

    "There's class warfare, all right, but it's my class, the rich class, that's making war, and we're winning." -Warren Buffett to The New York Times, November 26, 2006 There is overwhelming evidence that we are entering the final chapter of class warfare in the US. Today, in...
    tmajor tmajor
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jun 19, 2011

    I Do Not Think It Is Necessary To Redistribute Wealth...

    but i also thin we should buy out people on welfare. give them all 40k a piece and tell them they are on their own. they live they live they die they die. i probably would give cash to the disabled but for perfectly in good health people i would give me a buy out and tell em...
    backalley backalley
    3 Responses Nov 1, 2013

    Redistribution Of The Wealth

    We often hear from our President that we need to redistribute the wealth. We often hear that the wealth being defined as individuals making more than $125,000 a year and a married couple making more than $250,000 a year. We seem to be hearing from our President and the...
    Jones47 Jones47
    61-65, M
    May 5, 2012

    Rich Class Has Been Fighting A 30-year Class War On America

    ''For over 30 years America's MOST RICH have been waging war against the middle class and poor. They have hidden their secret agenda in a fancy term called Supply Side economics. Our rich have argued that if we reduce their taxes, lower government regulation and increase...
    WhatchaSay22 WhatchaSay22
    31-35, M
    1 Response Nov 23, 2011


    Not what we give, But what we share, For the gift without the giver Is bare. ~James Russell Lowell
    lmg007 lmg007
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 9, 2008
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