In the Tradition of Shays’ Rebellion, America is Poised to Tear Down Our Monetary System (via Job Voucher Plan)

This is a really interesting take on history comparing Shay’s rebellion with current unrest. It is an intellectually stimulating argument. I rarely see historical arguments on the web. In my field you mainly get economic, philosophical or political arguments. This is refreshing change.

I don’t agree with everything here. But full agreement is never necessary to enjoy a good post. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.

James Pilant

In the Tradition of Shays' Rebellion, America is Poised to Tear Down Our Monetary System America is now poised to repeat a test of our Republic that played out at the end of the Revolutionary War in the state of Massachusetts, that of Shays’ Rebellion. In 1776, 90 percent of the patriots who fought in the war left their farms to do so. To feed the war effort, others sought loans from bankers and wealthy merchants to increase the size of their farms. Returning from the war in 1783, former soldiers found their farms in disarray. Return … Read More

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