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A Letter Concerning Minimum Wage (with calculations)

Posted by on Mar 16, 2017 in A New Economic, Featured, Misc. Prose | 0 comments

This is an increase in the minimum wage. If we’d like to keep our governmental functions and stimulate the economy, simultaneously, it’s a winner. When you pay your workers enough to buy their own work, you make equity, as Henry Ford paid his employees enough to buy their own vehicles.

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A Confession: Electrical Infrastructure, Indebted Servitude, the Power of People, and Personal Culpability

Posted by on Dec 31, 2016 in A New Economic, Misc. Prose | 0 comments

Is such a confession enough to assuage guilt? Is this “practicality”, this requirement for monetary compensation, though so short term, sufficient justification for continued deaths overseas, the perpetual pollution of our water, and the poisoning of our land?

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Economic Growth: A Visual Translation

Posted by on Mar 26, 2016 in A New Economic, Drawings, Featured, Philosophy | 0 comments

Everything in this picture is a specific metaphor. The main figure, a woman, referred to as “the Body”, is tortured and ripped to pieces. She represents our general welfare, our environment, our shared present, our common dreams, in the style of Lady Liberty. Each “Lilliputian” represents their own part in this charade.

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Primary & Secondary Personal Impulses

Posted by on Dec 11, 2015 in A New Economic, Misc. Prose, Philosophy | 1 comment

Results From Impulses [that is, if these impulses were to be taken as valuable, and were we to expend our energies in the capitalistic world toward enhancing these natural wants and intents among folks, that is, providing the needs, and assisting the want, in general, for as much of the population that does not have to work (to provide enough needs to comfortably supply itself), one would find these things happening, perpetually, cumulatively.]:

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Futuristic Rhetoric and Social Kinetics

Posted by on Jun 5, 2015 in A New Economic, Misc. Prose, Philosophy | 1 comment

The amount of energy required to improve our transportation, manufacturing, and processing infrastructure to fully electric is massive. Fossil fuels are necessary to do so, and we are wasting them running around in circles. Ignoring this problem will end human progress, permanently.

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Primary & Auxiliary Public Goods

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in A New Economic, Featured | 2 comments

At the very least, these graphs illustrate a mysterious world that is often buried within budgets hundreds of pages long. At most, and intentionally so, they will hopefully provide an “applied philosophy”, in the form of a simple spectrum by which we may generally follow.

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A New Economic – Section II – Part IV: A Basic Income contingent upon Vehicle Usage

Posted by on May 20, 2014 in A New Economic, Featured | 3 comments

Of all the the ideas herein described in this “New Economic”: this policy is the most actionable, versatile, total benefit, net societal gain. And with little (if any) temporary loss. It is the best part of this thesis thus far. It is a policy that was made for right now.

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An Event that Must

Posted by on Sep 17, 2013 in A New Economic, Misc. Prose, Poetry | 1 comment

Could you handle a world without competition?
When nothing more material to strive for? When employment scarce, not necessary to work? When truth of existence laid bare?

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A New Economic

Posted by on Jul 10, 2012 in A New Economic | 0 comments

Critiques of our present system and ideas for improvement, including methods and ultimate goals. Two sections with appendix. Easy to navigate organization.

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