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"Hyperinflation! The Libertarian Fantasy That Never Occurs" By Philip Pilkington, Naked Capitalism

Hyperinflation! The Libertarian Fantasy That Never Occurs

/*By Philip Pilkington, a writer and research assistant at Kingston University in London. You can follow him on Twitter @pilkingtonphil*/

Video on Wealth Inequality

I hesitate to post this, because this is where many people get stuck, and then suppose that austerity is a good thing or that OMG (the hair on fire brigade) they accept the nonsense propaganda that even BHO has accepted entirely. Taxation of the wealthy is only a small part of the solution, and by the way the wealthy ARE NOT JOB CREATORS. 70 % OF NEW JOBS ordinarily come from small businesses. The actual wealth distribution is a political choice that has been made for us by the corruption of our political process and culture.

Wall Street’s latest Really BAD idea By Tracy Alloway

For centuries, scientists and philosophers attempted to turn cheap base
metals into the precious gold and silver used as ancient coinage. Now,
bankers are endeavouring to achieve a Wall Street equivalent.

Known as “collateral transformation”, this new business is emerging as a
rare bright spot in the banking industry. On Wall Street, where new
regulations and competitive pressures have hurt profits, there are hopes it
will boost bank earnings.

Yet collateral transformation – which involves turning relatively risky

Sequestration – the Fourth Austerity Shoe Drops

Latest segment from The Black Financial and Fraud Report at

An interview that includes Dr. Stephanie Kelton from UMKC

I will come back to this there are three related segments of Chris Hayes's UP show. The last time around Dr. K. was partly shut out of the conversation by blather heads.

Gov. Kaisch Ohio wants to expand Medicare coverage



The following article is from the Columbus Dispatch

Ohio Right to Life is the latest in a long list of supporters for Gov. John Kasich's plan to expand the tax-funded Medicaid program.

The anti-abortion advocates today urged Republican leaders in the House and Senate to support the governor's effort to provide health coverage to more low-income Ohioans.

Video: MMT for Dummiez

This is an animatronics animation. It is actually very concise, though newbies to MMT may not understand what is sarcastic humor in spots. Most of the sarcasm is warranted once you realize the ideological nature of the common nonsense which poses as conventional economic wisdom.

video: Fadhel Kaboub of Denison University on Jobs Guarantee Programs

This is a presentation by Dr. Fadhel Kaboub from Denison University on Jobs Guarantee Programs

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