“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself.
Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
We've successfully pulled that very system off for generations in this country! It's not new. It's not radical. What's new and radical is the move by the right to destroy government so that it can no longer act as an intermediary between the free market and the well-being of the citizenry.
Also, I am not sure I understood your "argument for taxes made by those like youself" statement when you referenced my Marxism comment. It was a bit lacking in specificity but am I to take it that you mean by my supporting a progressive tax system I am a Marxist?
2001-2008: Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
2009-2016: Dissent is the highest form of racism.
2017-? (Probably): Dissent is the highest form of misogyny.
Also, I will need to check the numbers again to verify it, but a good number of those in the bottom 50% are actually in a position that they could absorb some more taxes, but many of those in the bottom 50% pay so little, or no taxes at all, that rolling back the BTCs would impact them very minimally.
Thomas Jefferson quotes
but it should be applied liberally to all propagandists, marketers, advertisers, political hacks, or anybody who attempts to lead the less educated astray.
Sad part is, thenumber of less educated among us is increasing exponentially...no way to keep up when they would rather watch "reality" TV...or pro sports....or only one news channel, if that...
Oracle of Utah
Truth rings hollow in empty heads.