Democrat Hank Johnson: “We Don’t Have Enough” Taxes

Georgia Democrat Congressman Hank Johnson said that we don’t have enough taxes to help the government do what it needs to do. He said that the solution is to tax the rich and corporations so that they’re paying their fair share. CNS News reported: Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) says when it comes to taxes, “we don’t have enough to do what the government – and do what the country needs the government to do and that’s the problem.” The Georgia Democrat told WABE radio last week that, “If Read more […]

Barack Obama: The Rich “Don’t Need a Tax Cut”

After all, they “didn’t build that.” The government helped these rich people achieve their wealth. They’re not in any need of a tax cut. In fact, what they need is to be taxed even more. They’ve got to “pay their fair share” and help spread the wealth around. Obama made his comments probably in response to a GOP plan to eliminate the death tax on inheritances of $11 million or more: “These folks at the very top, the top one-tenth of one percent, are wonderful people,” Obama Read more […]

Bill De Blasio and the Nature of Parasites

The most effective parasites make you feel bad for not giving them more. They convince you that they are taking less than they deserve. For years, bleeding heart leftists have been those kinds of parasites. They pretend to be Robin Hoods, but there are crucial differences. For one, they exempt themselves from the charitable giving. Take Bill De Blasio for an example. Bill De Blasio is the first mayor of New York in twelve years to release his tax returns. Michael Bloomberg wouldn’t do it because Read more […]

The Robin Hood Statists are Coming for You

Statists with Socialist-leaning fiscal policies often get away with invoking the folk hero, Robin Hood. This illustrates a truth I find frustrating. That is, liberals have an uncanny ability to successfully redefine stuff, like words, history, and even popular fiction. I don’t mean that as a compliment, but it is true. I wish our team could do that, frankly. But we are not very good at it. Once they redefine things, it’s well-nigh impossible to put it all right again. If you control the Read more […]

Socialist Film Heading to Your Kids’ Classrooms

The California Federation of Teachers (CFT) is a statewide affiliate of the American Federation of Teachers that represents faculty in both public and private schools from preschool to graduate school. They are a powerful union in the state of California. Fred Glass is the director of communications for CFT and as such is responsible for disseminating information to teachers throughout the state. One of the projects that Glass recently finished is a video entitled, Tax the Rich: An animated fairytale. Read more […]