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View Diary: Honor Dr. King's fight for economic justice with tax on Wall Street (6 comments)

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  •  It's the right idea at the right time (6+ / 0-)

    This is only part of a growing international movement to put a tiny tax on the massive amount of money that moves through the financial system - often in ways that are to the detriment of the rest of us.  The most interesting and telling part of the debate is how furiously the mainstream Dems and the administration are trying to bury the idea - remarkably reminiscent of their response to single-payer health care.

    "Wouldn't you rather vote for what you want and not get it than vote for what you don't want - and get it?" Eugene Debs. "Le courage, c'est de chercher la verité et de la dire" Jean Jaures

    by Chico David RN on Fri Apr 04, 2014 at 01:39:59 PM PDT

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