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MMT Primer

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The posts from the MMT Primer series have been collected and organized into Randy's latest book, Modern Money Theory. It makes for a much more coherent read and is highly recommended for anyone seriously interested in the MMT perspective. (Available f
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Positive Money Non-Executive Director Wanted

Positive Money Non-Executive Director Wanted | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
We are seeking Non-Executive Directors, to join us on a voluntary basis, with skills and experience in 1 or more of the following areas: Campaigning/organising at a local, national, or international level Media Fundraising Positive Money is a...
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Europe’s Lousy Bank Loans Expose the “Recovery” Myth

Europe’s Lousy Bank Loans Expose the “Recovery” Myth | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Europe’s Lousy Bank Loans Expose the “Recovery” Myth
By William K.
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Positive Money at The Fringe (Podcast)

Positive Money at The Fringe (Podcast) | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
  Report by The James Gibb Stuart Trust: Positive Money notched up another achievement on Thursday 7 August 2014 – its very first “performance” at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe (The Fringe) – the world’s largest open access arts festival.
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Email your MP

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Tweet Sign the petition! Tell the future Prime Minister of the UK that money creation should only be used in the public interest. We need to know your name. Please check your email is valid. not in the UK?
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Independence and Monetary Reform: How Can Scotland Change the Banking and Monetary System? - Glasgow - Positive Money

Independence and Monetary Reform: How Can Scotland Change the Banking and Monetary System? - Glasgow - Positive Money | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet The people of Scotland are in a unique position – the independence debate has presented us the opportunity to re-imagine our nation afresh. We can ask: what would the country look like if we designed it from scratch today?
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Could the “TTIP” give banks an opportunity to block monetary reform?

Could the “TTIP” give banks an opportunity to block monetary reform? | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
  An international trade deal is being negotiated that could – in theory – give large international banks an opportunity to sue governments that implement monetary reform.
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Poll: three quarters of MPs don't understand how money is made - Blue & Green Tomorrow

Poll: three quarters of MPs don't understand how money is made - Blue & Green Tomorrow | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Blue & Green Tomorrow
Poll: three quarters of MPs don't understand how money is made
Blue & Green Tomorrow
Some 80% of MPs lack basic understanding of where the UK's money comes from, according to a new poll.
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Reagan Insider: “GOP Destroyed U.S. Economy”

Reagan Insider: “GOP Destroyed U.S. Economy” | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
On August 10, 2010, Paul B. Faarrell writes on Market Watch:
“How my G.O.P. destroyed the U.S.
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Raising Big Money to Fight Big Money?

Raising Big Money to Fight Big Money? | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Harvard professor Lawrence Lessig wants to raise $800 million to "win a Congress" and fight the influence of big money.
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How Modern Monetary Theory breaks ideological barriers | Presto Vivace

How Modern Monetary Theory breaks ideological barriers http://t.co/w6dM10p4WA #MMT #RFR #economics #politics
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Many Americans Are Still Struggling Financially

Many Americans Are Still Struggling Financially | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
The recession forced substantial shares of the population to put off big purchases or delay major decisions such as moving to a new city or getting married.
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Midsummer Tutorial on Social Justice, I: Introduction

Midsummer Tutorial on Social Justice, I: Introduction | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
It’s common these days (or any days, for that matter) to read or hear something to the effect that feeding the hungry, paying a living wage, providing healthcare, or any multitude of other things is “social justice.”  Trying to abstract the nature...
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How pacifists may be funding the arms industry

How pacifists may be funding the arms industry | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Tweet Under the current monetary system customer deposits provide banks with a cheap source of central bank reserves, which are required to make the payments to other banks that may result from the issuing of loans.
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Poverty Is Not Inevitable: What We Can Do Now To Turn Things Around

Poverty Is Not Inevitable: What We Can Do Now To Turn Things Around | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
On August 22, 2014, Dean Paton of Yes Magazine writes:
Inequality and poverty are suddenly hot topics, not only in the United States but also across the globe. Since the early 1980s, there has been a growing underclass in America.
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All Back To Bowie's - Thu 7 Aug 2014

All Back To Bowie's - Thu 7 Aug 2014 | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
My Brain Hurts A Lot

Money and Wages in an Independent Scotland

With Ricky Ross, Nicola McCartney, Ian Fraser, Ben Dyson (of Positive Money), Agnes Torok, Julia Taudevin, Laura Eaton-Lewis, D...
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Towns Against Tax Dodging | Help spread the word

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The Wizard of Oz: Five alternative readings - BBC News

The Wizard of Oz: Five alternative readings - BBC News | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
The Wizard of Oz: Five alternative readings BBC News Littlefield sets his reading against the backdrop of the late 19th Century debate over US monetary policy; in subsequent interpretations, the Emerald City symbolises 'greenback' paper money that...
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▶ What is the Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership? - YouTube

▶ What is the Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership? - YouTube | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
The Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership is a trade deal between the EU and the US - and is anything but harmless. The deal boosts corporate power and ...
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Princeton Study: U.S. No Longer An Actual Democracy

Princeton Study: U.S. No Longer An Actual Democracy | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
On April 18, 2014, Brendan James writes on Talking Points Memo:
A new study from Princeton spells bad news for American democracy—namely, that it no longer exists.
Asking “[w]ho really rules?” researchers Martin Gilens and Benjamin I.
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Mistakes Progressives Make In Framing The Economic Debate - Stephanie Kelton Discusses

Professor Stephanie Kelton discusses what many progressives are getting wrong in the debate about the economy. The Matthew Filipowicz Show is progressive pol...
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NEW POLL: Only 12% of MPs understand that banks create money

NEW POLL: Only 12% of MPs understand that banks create money | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
MPs lack basic knowledge about the fundamentals of money, leaving them ill-equipped to understand the impending dangers of another house price boom or a second credit bubble, according to an exclusive Dods Monitoring poll commissioned by Positive...
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Home Page - International Movement for Monetary Reform

Home Page - International Movement for Monetary Reform | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
Changing the way money is created to serve society We are a coalition of organisations and people from across the world, campaigning to change the way money is created. Search the map to find the movement for monetary reform in your country.
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keiser-report-Dr. Michael Hudson about Modern Monetary Theory.flv - YouTube

“Modern Monetary Theory, the antithesis to the University of Chicago” – Michel Hudson http://t.co/Oz59DhkvFX http://t.co/JeKZdv9w4W
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36% Of Adults Lack Retirement Savings, Including Many 65 Or Older

36% Of Adults Lack Retirement Savings, Including Many 65 Or Older | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
The Social Security Administration’s main campus in Woodlawn, Md.
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How Many People Can Live On Planet Earth?

How Many People Can Live On Planet Earth? | The Money Chronicle | Scoop.it
This is an incredible informative documentary! It will alter the way you see the world!
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