December 2008

The Liquidating Class

by Joshua on December 31, 2008 · 2 comments

Brian Czech, in his book Shoveling Fuel for a Runaway Train, emphasizes the importance of assigning the most wasteful, destructive people in our gluttonous economy with both a name and a stigma. This portion of our population, generally the top 1% in the economy, are given the title of the Liquidating Class. This title comes […]

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You may believe that a steady-state economy cannot happen. Or perhaps you have doubts about it’s full-fledged ability to “rule” as the new standard. Whatever the case, you are still a consumer to some extent, right? We still need to eat, you still need clothes, you still need certain things to conduct a happy life […]

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Follow the Money…

by Joshua on December 27, 2008 · 1 comment

Money truly is the root of all evil. Or at the very least greed is the root of most evils… Money is the reason we go to war. War profiteering is not just a buzz word. Halliburton is making billions in Iraq, all sanctioned by Vice President Cheney. He just happens to be a former […]

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To believe that Christ intended us to buy things for the sake of giving things is a bit of a stretch. And to believe that it is an “American tradition” is to not be educated in history. Our nation was without any holidays for the first 67 years of it’s existence. And to think that […]

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