The New Poor, who will be counted?

THE NEW POOR who will be counted?

Click Here To Read The Article “The New Poor” by Peter S. Goodman
Monday, February 22, 2010

Even as the American economy shows tentative signs of a rebound, the human toll of the recession continues to mount, with millions of Americans remaining out of work, out of savings and nearing the end of their unemployment benefits. (MORE HERE)

THE NEW POOR who will be counted?

There’s so much sadness in the air today, caused by an economic philosophy, coined Reaganomics. {The economic policies of Ronald Reagan, the 40th U.S. President, which called for widespread tax cuts (for the rich), decreased social spending (for the poor), increased military spending (for the wars) and the deregulation of domestic markets (for the meltdowns).}

It took almost 30 years for this convoluted mindset to take us to the place we are today… 30 years of bubbles and bursts where the few got filthy rich and the many, fell into a class baptized “The New Poor”. 30 years is not a long time in the scheme of things but for the New Poor it’s a lifetime. All the King’s Experts and his men…  knew this was happening but they did nothing because the wealthy were making billions… So the sadness in the air will continue for years to come and the ranks of the New Poor will grow, and like Humpty-Dumpty they’ll never be able to climb back up on that middle-class wall again!

How the wealthiest American make money off the poor-1 of 2

How the wealthiest American make money off the poor-2 of 2


THE NEW POOR who will be counted?

Please sign this very important petition “demand question time” (of our political leaders) HERE... We really need more dialog from those at the top… The Republicans have got to be made to realize they can’t hide behind “NO” any longer! thinkingblue

Wearing a tinfoil hat because…

Let’s keep our heads, while we continue to watch THE



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LIBERAL AND PROUD OF IT! “Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.” - William E. Gladstone
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