Paying a “Fair Share” of Taxes Means Funding America’s Ever-Expanding World Empire

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Congress OKs Record Military Funds in $1.3T Spending Bill:
https://www.democracynow.org/2018/3/23/headlines/congress_oks_record_military_funds_in_13t_spending_bill

My Commentary: Keep paying your “fair share” of taxes, America!

Institutionalizing the Criminalization of the Innocent

As I scrolled through my Facebook news feed, I discovered the following artwork, being shared by an acquaintance from here, and originally posted it to my own wall, along with commentary…

“Forced to carry clear backpacks and wear student IDs
BACKFIRE: Broward County Implements ‘Solution’ for School Violence and Students Are Not Happy
Christopher Long: That moment when you campaign for weeks for the govenment to infringe upon other people’s rights to make you feel safe – and they infringe upon your rights instead.”

My Commentary: Criminalizing the innocent remains the State’s number one go-to “solution” for all of life’s complex problems. The Accuser is working overtime!

Political Karma

As I scrolled through my Facebook news feed, I discovered the following artwork here, being shared by the page, “Zero Aggression,” and originally posted it to my own wall, along with commentary…

“The power you give a politician you love today, to do things you want, is a power that will be used tomorrow, by a politician you loathe, to do things you’ll hate.” – Jim Babka

My Commentary: This trend seems to elude most voters…

Tax Cuts Will Help Defund Resentment Politics

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We Need Tax Cuts to Defuse Political Extremism:
https://fee.org/articles/you-should-favor-tax-cuts-especially-if-you-despise-trumpism/

(Jeffrey A. Tucker) Donald Trump has revived his earlier tax proposal that would (it appears) reduce taxes for everyone. The predictable debate has already begun with all the usual posturing.

Is this mainly for the rich? Any tax cut worth doing will disproportionately benefit the rich because the rich pay most of the taxes. That is a given, so anyone barking up this tree is just gaming the debate in hopes of inciting envy.

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My CommentaryJeffrey A. Tucker is as sharp as ever!

Kidnapping the Innocent… For Their Own Safety!

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Almost 9 Out of 10 Arrested for Seat Belt Violations in Madison County Are Black:
https://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/politics/2018/03/14/almost-9-out-10-arrested-seat-belt-violations-madison-county-black/423120002/

() Nearly nine out of 10 people arrested for seat belt violations by Madison County sheriff’s deputies are black.

Though black residents make up less than 40 percent of the county’s population.

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My Commentary: Kidnapping the innocent, for their own safety! 😉