Please note I have a new phone number...

512-517-2708

Alan Maki

Alan Maki
Doing research at the LBJ Library in Austin, Texas

It's time to claim our Peace Dividend

It's time to claim our Peace Dividend

We need to beat swords into plowshares.

We need to beat swords into plowshares.

A program for real change...

http://peaceandsocialjustice.blogspot.com/2013/03/a-progressive-program-for-real-change.html


What we need is a "21st Century Full Employment Act for Peace and Prosperity" which would make it a mandatory requirement that the president and Congress attain and maintain full employment.


"Voting is easy and marginally useful, but it is a poor substitute for democracy, which requires direct action by concerned citizens"

- Ben Franklin

Let's talk...

Let's talk...

Friday, June 16, 2017

Why aren't unions pushing for a public banking system?

The AFL-CIO owns one-million six-hundred thousand shares of Well Fargo stock (valued at around $54.00)--- around $100 million dollars.


The AFL-CIO owns millions of shares in stock in other banks, too.


Why isn't the AFL-CIO pushing for a national public bank which would be a much better investment for working class families?