Blog Posts - Economic Justice



Probably the most heartrending phone call you will ever listen to

LBC’s James O’Brien covered the issue of food banks and hunger on his phone-in show this week. One caller left no doubt of the extent of the crisis which this right wing government of two-legged rats has created with its assault on the we...
by Socialist Unity on Dec 9, 2014

A Misguided Argument About Anti-Semitism

(This essay originally appeared in the Algemeiner on February 11, 2014.) In the Wall Street Journal of February 3, Harvard’s Ruth R. Wisse published an Op-Ed titled “The Dark Side of the War on ‘the One Percent.” In the article, Wisse argues...
by the sad red earth on Feb 18, 2014

Roots of the economic crisis

The economic crisis that has and continues to wreak havoc the world over is a consequence of a mode of production – capitalism – which is predicated on the production of commodities for exchange at a price higher than the cost of producing them w...
by Socialist Unity on May 2, 2013

ROOTS OF THE ECONOMIC CRISIS

The economic crisis that has and continues to wreak havoc the world over is a consequence of a mode of production – capitalism – which is predicated on the production of commodities for exchange at a price higher than the cost of producing them w...
by Socialist Unity on May 2, 2013

Sorry, But America Isn’t The Greatest Country In The World

The World Economic Forum just released their Global Competitiveness 2012-2013 report, and I’m sorry to say, aside from GDP, the US is not #1. According to the report, out of the 144 countries ranked, we are: #34 in life expectancy #41 in infant...
by HomebrewedTheology on Feb 6, 2013

WILL 2013 BE A YEAR OF SOCIAL UNREST IN BRITAIN?

The potentiality of 2013 proving one of the most convulsive and ugly in Britain’s social history is real. The brunt of this Tory-led coalition government’s assault on welfare and public spending come on stream in April. Swingeing cuts in...
by Socialist Unity on Jan 4, 2013

WILL 2013 BE A YEAR OF SOCIAL UNREST IN BRITAIN?

The potentiality of 2013 proving one of the most convulsive and ugly in Britain’s social history is real. The brunt of this Tory-led coalition government’s assault on welfare and public spending come on stream in April. Swingeing cuts in...
by Socialist Unity on Jan 4, 2013

The @WalMart Way – Making You Pay For Their Employee’s Health Care

Yup, WalMart WelfareMart is at it again.  A company that made $15.7 billion in profit in 2011 has decided that you, dear taxpayer, should pay for their employee’s health care and not them. Starting in January, new employees working less than 3...
by HomebrewedTheology on Dec 4, 2012

Libertarianism Kills 110 In Bangladesh

If you listen to the childishly naive libertarians, if government just got out of the way of business and keep itself to “open courts and preventing fraud”, everything would just be unicorns and glitter. Western garment firms have been ac...
by HomebrewedTheology on Nov 26, 2012

The LDS Church On The Evils Of Wealth

Thanks to my good friend Brad Hart for this one. THE EXPERIENCE OF MANKIND has shown that the people of communities and nations among whom wealth is the most equally distributed, enjoy the largest degree of liberty, are the least exposed to tyrann...
by HomebrewedTheology on Nov 9, 2012

Reason 4,374,549 I Hate WalMart

I’m just going to come out and say it. I hate WalMart. With the heat of a thousand white hot suns, I hate them. Why? Well, lots of reasons, actually. From their cheaply made sweatshop produced product lines to their predatory business practices...
by HomebrewedTheology on Oct 10, 2012

Dear @RickWarren, God Doesn’t Care What You Think Is Fair

He really doesn’t. “Fair” is a human construct, and is always tainted by our own personal worldview. When God and Christ commanded that we are to care for the poor, there was no “fairness” qualifier put on it.  Loving o...
by HomebrewedTheology on Apr 9, 2012

ANALYSIS OF THE BUDGET IN BRIEF

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by Socialist Unity on Mar 22, 2012

It's not Capitalism, it's Cruelty

As we move through our economic recovery process we must realize that many of those with money seem to be resorting back to their old ways.
by friday coming soon on Mar 16, 2012


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