8.81 Commonwealth Money: Shifting Money from Our Ruler to Our Servant

1 Henderson, Hazel. Beyond Globalization: Shaping a Sustainable Global Economy. Boulder, Colorado: Kumarian Press, 1999.

8.83 Who Gets It?

2 US Government Financial Report 2017. Ibid. p. 55.

3 Kenny, Thomas. “Historical U.S. Treasury Yield Charts: Charts: The Factors That Influence U.S. Treasury Yields.” The Balance. December 31, 1017. https://www.thebalance.com/historical-u-s-treasury-yield-charts-41712

4 Laker, Barbara, Wendy Ruderman, and Dylan Purcell. “Danger: Learn at Your Own Risk: Many Philadelphia schools are incubators for illness, with environmental hazards that endanger students and hinder learning.” The Inquirer. May 3, 2018. http://www.philly.com/philly/news/lead-paint-poison-children-asbestos-mold-schools-philadelphia-toxic-city.html

5 Free, Cathy. “Detroit’s Public Schools Are in Crisis: Students and Teachers Deal Daily with Rats, Mold and no Heat.” People. February 03, 2016. https://people.com/celebrity/detroits-public-schools-are-in-crisis-rats-mold-and-no-heat/

6 Blitchok, Amy. “Top 3 Reasons Nursing Schools Are Rejecting Applicants in 2018.” Nursing.org. May 8, 2018. https://nurse.org/articles/reasons-nursing-schools-reject-applicants/

7 Counter, Rosemary. “The magic of Finland’s baby boxes comes to Canada: Credited with cutting infant mortality rates, the program has been adopted by more than 30 countries – and in January comes to Canada.” Maclean’s: Society. December 28 , 2015.

8 Kurtzleben, Danielle. “Lots of Other Countries Mandate Paid Leave. Why Not the U.S.?” NPR: Politics. July 15, 2015, charts updated May 6, 2016. https://www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2015/07/15/422957640/lots-of-other-countries-mandate-paid-leave-why-not-the-us

9 Moore, Michael. Ibid.

10 Murphy, Jason Burke. “Canada: Symposium on Dauphin Mincome Experiment Held at University of Manitoba.” Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN). November 14, 2017. https://basicincome.org/news/2017/11/canada-symposium-dauphin-mincome-experiment-held-university-manitoba/

11 BBC. “Switzerland’s voters reject basic income plan.” BBC News: Europe. June 5, 2016. https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-36454060

12 US Census Bureau. “21.3 Percent of U.S. Population Participates in Government Assistance Programs Each Month.” Release Number: CB15-97. May 28, 2015. https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2015/cb15-97.html

13 Holmes, Rikki Jo. “How the Kalamazoo Promise has changed lives.” WoodTV.com. Kalamazoo and Battle Creek, Michigan. November 10, 2015. https://www.woodtv.com/news/kalamazoo-and-battle-creek/kalamazoo-promise-celebrates-10-years-of-success_2018032809041962/1085263792

14 House, Kelly and Mark Graves. “Draining Oregon: Water Giveaway Threatens Livelihoods, Wildlife.” The Oregonian. August 26, 2016. https://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/page/draining_oregon_day_1.html

8.86 Global Perspective: What Will It Mean to the World?

15 The Federal Reserve Board. Judson, Ruth. “Crisis and Calm: Demand for U.s. Currency at Home and Abroad From the Fall of the Berlin Wall to 2011.” International Finance Discussion Papers. 2012–1058, November 2012. https://www.federalreserve.gov/pubs/ifdp/2012/1058/default.htm

16 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. “Currency in Circulation: Volume.” Last Update: March 05, 2018. https://www.federalreserve.gov/paymentsystems/coin_currcircvolume.htm

17 I can’t find my reference for this, and deadline looms. Next edition. If you need it, email me.

18 Ditto #17.

19 Kottasova, Ivana. “$9 trillion and counting: How central banks are still flooding the world with money.” CNN Money. September 9, 2016. https://money.cnn.com/2016/09/08/news/economy/central-banks-printed-nine-trillion/index.html

20 Klein, Naomi. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. First Edition. London: Picador Press. 2008

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