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think4yourself February 1st, 2019 11:04pm

Some claim corporations leach off the economy and welfare recipients stimulate the economy. Would seizing all assets from corporations and giving them to welfare recipients be good for the economy?

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lj74
02/02/19 8:06 pm

Someone doesn’t understand economics

Jazzy5 USA
02/01/19 6:36 pm

Seeing it written down, it is crazier than hearing it come out of AOC or Omar’s mouth.

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otto Olean, NY
02/06/19 7:54 pm

Or Stalin’s or Castro’s mouth, for that matter.

GeezerGolf if you like your vet...
02/01/19 5:37 pm

YES, that’s the answer! The NewEconomy, New Green Deal, New 90% tax rate to stimulate the economy. It’s Brilliant.

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think4yourself Not a safe space
02/01/19 5:40 pm

It worked great for Venezuela! 😂😂😂

Praetorianus Fair enough.
02/01/19 4:53 pm

It would destroy the economy.
Welfare assets neither create wealth nor jobs.

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think4yourself Not a safe space
02/01/19 4:55 pm

You mean not being productive is not productive? 🤔

thatguy2 I am Antifa
02/01/19 4:28 pm

Of course there’s no quick fix for a problem created over generations. This would be particularly nonsensical. I hope you won’t pretend like this is a serous idea being floated around.

think4yourself Not a safe space
02/01/19 4:45 pm

So a quick implementation of your leftist non-sense wouldn’t be good but a slow dismantling of corporations to fuel social programs would be good? Because that what they were doing in Venezuela.

thatguy2 I am Antifa
02/01/19 5:12 pm

I like how you claim it’s my leftist nonsense after I just rejected the idea. 😂

Ending taxpayer-funded subsides is hardly dismantling corporations, but strawmen are your safety blanket.

think4yourself Not a safe space
02/01/19 5:35 pm

You said it wasn’t a “quick fix” which indicates it may be a slow fix. You leftists are advocating for higher taxes for corporations which is different from ending subsidies. Your guy obama handed out more money to corporations than any president in history btw.

thatguy2 I am Antifa
02/01/19 5:47 pm

I said “there’s NO quick fix”, immediately followed by “this would be particularly nonsensical.” Step up your reading game, bro.

think4yourself Not a safe space
02/01/19 5:52 pm

I have read your posts suggesting that corporations leach off of the economy and giving money to people who don’t work stimulates the economy so your typical denial isn’t fooling me. So now what are you claiming the “fix” would be?