Archives for March 2012

Tomorrow Has Been Sold … Want a Refund?

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, a highly regarded astrophysicist, makes a compelling case for redistributing the way Washington spends our tax dollars.  He claims that the decisions Congress is making today do not factor in our “tomorrow.” He contends that Congress is merely playing to the quarterly-report and next-election cycles. And the $850 billion in bank […]

How to Teach Your Kids to Be Debtors!

In a recent post for the Sound Dollar Campaign I pointed out how the Federal Reserve of New York had to adjust their numbers on the size of U.S. student-loan debt. And it wouldn’t have been a big deal, except for the fact they adjusted the numbers upward by a whopping $295 billion, or 53.7%! Now […]