Translator Marc on Oct 28
1.3 million in the Bay Area were in the dark for two days! Time for nationalizing electricity, for a 3-day work week and time for “Be Kind to Californians Week” redefininig our priforities! Back in 1930, John Maynard Keyes said 15 hours a week would be enough and he never saw the Internet. Some say 10 hours a week would be enough if we knew how to use resources! The great necessities are massive public spending, ending the tax avoidance industry and stock buybacks, restraining micro-second betting, tax havens and insider trading. Mitch gets an extra $2 million a year thanks to a phone call early in the morning. These are market distortions – not everyone can buy in high frequency trading! Let me know when the govt wakes up and creates a fair tax policy. The state should have other priorities than increasing corporate profit!