Economist: Mass Immigration to U.S. Is World’s ‘Largest Anti-Poverty Program’ at the Expense of Americans

by JOHN BINDER Decades of mass immigration to the United States, with more than 1.5 million legal immigrants entering the country every year, is the world’s “largest anti-poverty program” at the expense of blue-collar American workers and the middle class, says a Harvard University economist. In an interview with Talking Points Memo, economist George Borjas detailed how more than […]

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New calculations show U.S. life expectancy is declining

The U.S. retirement age is rising, as the government pushes it higher and workers stay in careers longer.  But lifespans aren’t necessarily extending to offer equal time on the beach. Data released last week suggest Americans’ health is declining and millions of middle-age workers face the prospect of shorter, and less active, retirements than their parents enjoyed. […]

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Trump announces plan to cut tax rates, double deductions

President Trump promised drastic tax cuts Wednesday as he touted Republicans’ newly unveiled tax reform plan, arguing the push to re-write the tax code would fuel “America’s economic comeback.” “These tax cuts are significant,” the president said during a speech at the Farm Bureau Building in Indianapolis. “There’s never been tax cuts like we’re talking […]

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UCLA Professor”Excessive Immigration” Is Hurting American Citizens

Authored by Toni Airaksinen via CampusReform.org, University of California, Los Angeles research professor recently slammed the impact of “excessive immigration” on the labor market in a message to the campus community. Benjamin Zuckerman, professor of Astronomy and president of Californians for Population Stabilization, argued in an essay for The Daily Bruin that immigration, both legal and illegal, has a negative impact […]

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Obamacare Imploding: Millions brace for double-digit health insurance increases

WASHINGTON — Millions of people who buy individual health insurance policies and get no financial help from the “Affordable” Care Act (AKA: Obamacare) are bracing for another year of double-digit premium increases, and their frustration is boiling over. Some are expecting premiums for 2018 to rival a mortgage payment. What they pay is tied to the price […]

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A Prerequisite for Self-Destruction

If we are to guard against ignorance and remain free, as Jefferson cautioned, it is the responsibility of every American to be informed. –President Ronald Reagan National Library Week, 1981 Today’s students have been skillfully educated to demonstrate their ignorance with both ease and pride. If you have doubts, you should: Listen to them discuss […]

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Visualizing The Collapse Of The Middle Class In 20 Major U.S. Cities

by Tyler Durden When future historians look back at the beginning of the 21st century, they’ll note that we grappled with many big issues. They’ll write about the battle between nationalism and globalism, soaring global debt, a dysfunctional healthcare system, societal concerns around automation and AI, and pushback on immigration. They will also note the […]

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