Economic thoughts

Thinking Universality – Financing and Sustaining Social Programs

It should be recognized that to deny the wealthy from financially benefiting from social programs is a mistake. Applying a means test would be bureaucratic, costly and could be unfair. If the wealthy have to contribute to something they do not benefit from they may limit or withdraw their support resulting in underfunded programs. Better …

Cuba, Political stuff

A Socialist alternative to Capitalism

This is an exert from www.ccfaniagara.ca .  This is the web site for CCFA (Canada Cuba Friendship Association) Niagara CUBAN ECONOMY Cuba’s Socialist Economy Socialism is a range of economic and social systems characterized by social ownership and democratic control of the means of production. Cuba has a socialist economy wherein the government employs more …