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Ch. 2: "...and he was willing to go hungry to keep his land and vote as he pleased" (Lee 28). Justice vs Injustice (only people with land could vote)
The Regulation Monster: There are a few problems with this story. First and foremost, all the data show that businesses are doing just great. The profit share of gross domestic product is near its 50-year high. The after-tax profit share is at a 50-year high since the tax share of profits is down considerably from its levels in the '50s and '60s. This means that when we look at the economy as a whole, the regulation monster has not left any tracks.
This excellent new infographic from Demos combines information drawn from the organization's own work, This Week in Poverty, and a recent American Prospect article written by Georgetown University Law Professor Peter Edelman.
Facts about Facebook in 2012: - 1 of every 5 of all page views - 845 million monthly active users - 100 billion connections - 250 million photos uploaded daily - 2.7 billion likes every day - 37 million pages with more than 10 likes - 425 million mobile users - 43% male / 57% female - Average of 20 minutes spent per visit - Mark Zuckerberg’s salary from 1st January 2013 will be $1 - Mark Zuckerberg’s personal worth so far amounts to about $24 billion
A government with the power to deny a woman an abortion, also has the power to force a woman to have an abortion. Pan Chunyan had a forced abortion in her eighth month in China.
If you've lost your voter registration card, you'll need to get a replacement card issued to you as soon as possible. I haven't seen mine in years, I just give my name.. but this year I am taking NO chances.. googled Tulsa County Election Supervisor for the phone number, called and asked what I needed to do to replace it. She asked my name, looked me up, asled if I still lived at the same address and when I said I did she said it would go out in today's post! Government Efficiency? who knew?