Bad Ideas are Taking us Down the Path to Destruction

Check out the Top 28 American Corporate Tax Avoiders –Fortune.com Fortune – Fortune – listed the top 28 US corporate tax avoiders. Perrigo, a company that provides a substantial amount of jobs and activity in my beloved Allegan, MI, is on the list. Seeing Perrigo on this list made me think…

Newsletter of the Liberal Capitalists | Issue 05

Where Does $2 Trillion in Subsidies for the Wealthiest Hide in Plain Sight? – Truth-Out.org The special treatment that our tax code gives to the 1 percent is creating a deeper divide between the rich and poor in the United States. Check out the Roosevelt Institute’s new white paper on tax reform. Read more.

Newsletter of the Liberal Capitalists | Issue 04

The Secret of Effective Motivation – NYTimes.com Did you hear the earth shake? Because the lesson from this study ought to rattle a few institutions. A bunch of researchers studied cadets at West Point and discovered this: people do best when they are motivated to please themselves – to achieve a…

Newsletter of the Liberal Capitalists | Issue 03

Mom and Pop Shops are Startups, Too! – ProfitAndLaws.com What is the first thing you think of when you hear the word “startup”? Probably tech companies and Silicon Valley; college grads and dropouts hoping to come up with the next Facebook or Twitter. Would you be surprised to know that is…

Weekly Newsletter | Issue 02

Oklahoma – JimHightower.com The Koch Brothers fought back against people installing solar panels on their roofs, Homeowners who produce their own solar power from their privately owned roofs and homes will now pay a penalty. Seriously. Can anyone doubt that fighting our way into the future will take a revolution in…

Weekly Newsletter | Issue 01

Good Info on How to Protect Your Online Images –PhotoAttorney.com As an art lawyer, I’m a huge fan of the photoattorney’s blog. Sometimes, the smartest legal protection is a technical one.Read more. Leaving Homeless Person On The Streets: $31,065. Giving Them Housing: $10,051 – ThinkProgress The war on helping people in need has…