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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 6 Nov, 2016 At 03:27 PM | Categorized As Basic Income, Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
Basic Income - Basic Income Ontario Pilot

The Province of Ontario is planning to implement a Basic Income pilot. The 1% loves the idea of Basic Income because it will guarantee their profits from continuing planned obsolesce and higher automation (Elon Musk: Robots will Take Your Jobs and the Government Will Pay Your Salary). The left loves Basic Income because, as always, [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 20 Mar, 2014 At 01:22 PM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
End Neoliberalism The Corporate Monopoly

A new report by Open the Books shows that the Fortune 100 companies received a total of $1.2 Trillion in corporate welfare from 2000-2012, non-including the bailouts to auto and banking sectors issued after the 2008 recession. The report shows that the military, banking, agri-business, and oil sectors received the largest handouts. Tax & Regulate [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 10 Feb, 2014 At 10:51 PM | Categorized As ALEC, Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
Solar energy creates jobs

Renewable energy grew by 50% from 2007 to 2013, and now accounts to 12% of all energy use in the United States. However, uncertain and unclear energy policy stalled what could have been a real green energy revolution, according to New Grid. How much of a role did ALEC play? In 2013 alone, lazy and [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 22 Jan, 2014 At 01:30 AM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments

The rich are getting extremely richer. An Oxfam report shows that only 85 humanoids own as much as the bottom half of the entire world. As End Neoliberalism exposes in the book Tax and Regulate the One Percent, the super rich incurred record profits for 3 consecutive years (2010, 2011, and 2012) after taxpayers bailed [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 21 Jan, 2014 At 09:10 PM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments

North Carolina Republicans raised taxes on struggling working families in order to give huge tax breaks to millionaires and corporations who don’t need them, the Real News reports. Picture credit: DonkeyHotey cc by 2.0

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 4 Dec, 2013 At 11:17 PM | Categorized As ALEC, Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments

Oil corporations are just one group that finances ALEC and drafts bills to pass across US states. This year alone, they have written 77 bills for corrupt legislators to advance their agenda. Faced with growing competition from the solar industry, which depends on middle-class households for 79% of new installations, the regressive and corrupt conservative [...]


Citigroup wrote 94% of the lines of bill H.R. 992 entitled the Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act, which was written to repeal the Dodd-Frank Act. The bill was passed by the House after members received $22 million from interest groups. More at The Real News Picture credit: manituou2121 CC BY2.0

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 23 Oct, 2013 At 11:41 AM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert, Taxes | With 0 Comments

Life is good for criminal banksters in America. The company that should face criminal charges for selling toxic mortgage-backed securities that fueled the financial crisis of 2008 is getting part of its multi-billion dollar settlement paid by the public. Loan workouts will reduce the settlement to $9 billion and tax-deductions will reduce it further to [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 24 Sep, 2013 At 01:22 PM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments

The world has less than 60 days to act on Fukushima. 1300 spent fuel rods must be transported from a badly damaged pool before the building collapses on its own or due to another earthquake. “Full-scale releases from Fukushima would destroy the world environment and our civilization. This is not rocket science, nor does it [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 23 Sep, 2013 At 12:15 PM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert, Taxes | With 0 Comments

On average, each American family pays $6,000 a year to profitable corporations that outsource jobs, according to a Buzzfeed investigation. As an average, middle-class families earning over $72,000 give a lot more than $6,000 to the super-rich. Big business suck billions of dollars from direct subsidies and grants, incentives, interest rates, retirement funds, corporate tax [...]