Gravity's Rainbow

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February 17, 2014
by sarcozona
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“If we continue to talk about tight labor markets as if that is a truly evil phenomenon,” the New York Fed president brooded in a 2000 meeting transcript, “we are going to convince the American people that what we believe in is not price stability, which is for the good of everybody, but a differentiation in income distribution that goes against the working people.”

Ackerman & Beggs in Jacobin.

December 5, 2013
by sarcozona
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The closing statement in my Republican aunt’s long rant about the evils of Obamacare:

As you know, life is not fair and I am sick and tired of governments trying to make everything equal–I am not interested in a communistic society