By Linda Fasulo
Termed "the crucial resource at the United Nations" through Joseph S. Nye of Harvard's Kennedy tuition of presidency, this e-book is now totally revised and up to date to incorporate new fabric on fragile states, R2P (responsibility to protect), fresh safety Council matters comparable to the revolts in Libya and Syria, and a drastically multiplied part on knowing and collaborating in a version UN.
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When the 1929 stock market crash occurred, just as Coolidge predicted, Hoover’s instincts were all bad. President Hoover panicked, abandoned the laissez-faire principles that had worked so well under Coolidge, and got government heavily involved in trying to resolve the financial crisis. (Remind anyone of George W. ) Big mistake. He didn’t have to do anything. The 1929 crash wasn’t actually all that bad. For one month unemployment went to 9 percent. Just a year later it was back down to 6 percent.
Unfortunately most liberal/progressive politicians are cheering him on while too many so-called “moderates” and conservatives are simply wimps or cowards. The whole while, the liberal media spreads the propaganda that things are getting better. Why Doesn’t It Seem Like 1929? People ask me, “If we are really on the verge of a second Great Depression, why is the stock market doing well? Why are auto sales doing well? ” The answer is big government. What you’re seeing is a fraud—the biggest Ponzi scheme in world history.
23 That’s how you skyrocket tax rates and bankrupt the middle class (excuse me—“the rich”). Take away deductions, and taxes are doubled overnight. In Obama’s ideal world it’s not fair for some people to have big homes, big cars, and their own businesses. ” Except it’s not equality, and it’s certainly not fair. shared misery that destroys incentive and kills the American Dream. The only dream it fulfills is the socialist dream of Obama and his cohorts— 24 the ultimate obama survival guide tax the middle class so they have neither the will nor the ability to achieve independence, then use those taxes to bribe your voters and pay off your key contributors.
An Insider's Guide to the UN (3rd Edition) by Linda Fasulo