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The solution to balancing an inequality is well-known: taxation, distribution of profit by government.

Given: Profit > (Revenue - Cost)
        - P    =   - P

Even the ingénue, AO-C comprehends The Math, although she  alone has neither the means, "moral authority," nor ovaries to effect this operation for the USA.
Ocasio-Cortez Tax Plan Creates 82.7% Top Income Tax Rate for New Yorkers [!]

Attitudes of the populus and the representatives who they elect toward a GODDAM GODGIVEN RIGHT to accumulate "self-interest" must change before their institutions do. And it appears that is not going to happen in the foreseeable future.
House adopts rules package with few Democratic defections over PAYGO provision, Or Intersectional Self-dealing.

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Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Sat Jan 5th, 2019 at 03:15:01 PM EST


Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.
by Oui on Fri Jan 11th, 2019 at 08:24:38 PM EST
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Texas Republicans Reject Removal of Leader for Being Muslim
Precinct chairwoman Dorrie O'Brien, of Arlington, led the effort on social media calling for his removal.
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Former Tarrant County precinct chairwoman Sara Legvold, of Keller, wore a burqa outside the meeting to mockingly oppose Shafi.
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Gov. Greg Abbott this week cited the First Amendment and the Texas Constitution's ban on religious tests in appointing public officials.


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Sun Jan 13th, 2019 at 03:36:04 AM EST
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Yes I saw that ... how backward can a modern state get. tying to compete with Russia? Oh no, religion has made a comeback: Russian Christian Orthodoxy (state religion), enlarged mosque in Moscow and a Jewish house of prayer.

Building a mosque in New York city ...

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Sun Jan 13th, 2019 at 07:04:19 AM EST
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Completely backward.  Even by the exceptionalism standards of US states, Texas's delusions are exceptional.  My Norwegian cousins have a new slang term for when they've just experienced something wildly nonsensical: Det var held Texas (That was completely crazy.).
by rifek on Sat Jan 26th, 2019 at 07:03:51 PM EST
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And one of the leading mansplainers is Pelosi.
by rifek on Sat Jan 26th, 2019 at 06:57:37 PM EST
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