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  1. Hold a U.S. Hunger, Homeless, Poverty & Ideas Summit ASAP

    54 Million are enduring hunger in the U.S., 3.5 million homeless and 43.6 million live in poverty. There are GREAT idea/solutions but no central meeting or 'Summit' to bring the organizations, government entities, etc. together with mobile apps, communications, distribution, media, funders, technology, food companies, marketers, the ideas that are working, etc.

    We CAN solve these problems! We have enough food, empty homes and buildings but we need a national plan that the public is educated on and a method and venues to share our ideas so that we may re-build our fractured foundation and build America into a great…

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      15 comments  ·  OTHER  ·  Admin →
    • Copy one of Brazil's great ideas leading to their financial boom - VERY LITTLE $ going to a military

      Did anyone else notice in that piece on 60 Minutes about Brazil; the most significant difference between their country and ours? What percent of their budget flows OUT of their country to a HUGE military expense. Almost nothing. I think it's time we figure out another strategy besides being the world's watchdog and bully, and face how expensive and unsustainable this position is.

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      • In a post Olbermann platform, move BOTH Dylan and Cenk Uygur into msnbc's primetime

        America's problems are deep. They need address and journalistic focus. Few primetime soapbox platforms truly exist in America to address them in any meaningful, educational way. Dylan is doing so, and so is his frequent guest commentator and sub, young turk Cenk Uygur. MSNBC can elect to simply throw red meat to its audience, cross its fingers in hopes it can substain some viewership... OR... throw two stellar talents into its primetime who actually address BIG PICTURE issues and substance and tailor their program for progressives, independents, and moderate republicans. Dylan & Cenk are those voices... ready to lead in…

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        • I challenge Bill Gates, Ralph Lauren & other billionares to bring their manufacturing jobs back toUS

          There are extremelly rich Americans that have made their wealth in the US and took manufacturing to other places out of greed. I call on these people to bring manufacturing back to our country, and allow our economy to work for others the way it worked for them.

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          • Follow FRAUDclosure victims sagas

            FRAUDclosure victims, actually follow on your show, real people, real families,and show snippets, updates, court proceedings and let viewers see real victims of FRAUD in foreclosure. Dispell that people are trying to get a free home

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            • Merge & combine The Dylan Ratigan & Rachel Maddow Shows into ONE two-hour primetime look at America

              Synergy. Dylan is doing STELLAR political economics work at msnbc, but stuck at 1pm pt. Rachel is doing good, highly entertaining political journalistic reporting in primetime. Why not a show for ALL of America to tune into and learn from? After all, we are engaged in a 30 yr run of voting against our own political interests as a nation, collectively. Take out any raw red meat, nor no more just singing to a progressive choir. The two would be DYNAMOS in primetime together and the nation would greatly benefit from it. Synergy. If CNN steals Dylan, it's msnbc's mega…

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              • 10 votes
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                  • Progress: msnbc advertising DR Show in primetime! Next up: Dylan's Big Pic focus/themes/narratives

                    Wow, couldn't believe my eyes. MSNBC primetime ads for Steel on Wheels! Don't know if it was for the benefit of Nucor or msnbc actually proud of its stellar content found within Dylan & gang's work. Next up on the "progress front" is for Dylan's Big Picture focus to start leeching into Hardball, Ed, Countdown, TRMS, Last Word content for issues that truly matter, beyond politics and point scoring. There is far too much "Singing to the Choir" in msnbc primetime. Not enough educational Big Picture focus, as Dylan does. Merging the two themes, msnbc would be doing the nation…

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                    • Reduce Domestic Violence: Establish Domestic Violence/TRO Registry

                      Batterers often continue their behavior because they are able to move from one victim to another without any public accountability or means for their newest victim to know of a batterer's past.

                      There should be a national public database that contains all records of granted Temporary Restraining Orders, DV arrests and convictions. Oftentimes a batterer is the guy next door who is nice, funny, successful, good looking, etc., who victimizes the victim.

                      Treat domestic batterers the same way we treat sexual preditors, put them in the public eye. Stop domestic violence.

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                      • Combining job creation, health care, climate change & personal innovation in one package

                        A group of people residing in a specialized area who share the following values: a vibrant approach to health maintenance, a positive approach to reversing climate change and an innovate entrepreneurial spirit in developing businesses which makes the world a better place in which to live. Such enclaves will be privately funded by interested corporations, e.g., health and insurance corporations.

                        Becaise of space requiirements, the entire program cannot be set out here. Rather, contact me through my email for a full description. The most I can say is "Living Health" is a win-win situation for the individual, the corporation, and…

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                        • How do we develop a sustainable civilization?

                          By delivering the "holy grail of sustainable decision making" - a universal geometrical algorithm that balances the needs of people, planet and profit - The SLDI Code™

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                          • General Comments

                            if there is a stimulus package, make absolutely sure that it is used primarily to fix the infrastructure issues.

                            arm twist the labor unions to lower their wage rates and deliver on the promise to restore wages according to market rates when the economy recovers.

                            raise upper income tax rates, cut middle income tax rates, eliminate lower income tax rates.

                            use the govt leverage on the banks (threat of debt liquidation, moral cause) wisely to reform the banks and financial institutions- this includes the federal reserve.

                            include commodities in the USD to restrict govt ability to print money out of…

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                            • MSNBC operating at mere fraction of its change & ratings potential: Synergize anchors in primetime

                              DR for sure & ???. To become a powerful change agent & ratings engine. Content with less than 1/2 the ratings of Fox's insanity and a distant 2nd place? Not remotely good enough. Be bold msnbc in the post KO era: the soapbox has potential beyond your wildest hopes, for the full spectrum of viewers & US impact, NOT simply progressive radio for TV in primetime. A two hour GRAVITAS show combining DR Show with ???... Rachel's TRMS? The Young Turk? Last Word? Bringing back KO? CNBC talent David Faber? The next progressive star? Imported talent? Think outside the box…

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                              • Make guns illegal, thereby making Wingnuts criminals.

                                Make all guns except those used for legitimate hunting illegal. Have registered and regulated 'sports clubs and ranges' where guns must be kept when not hunting. Current gun shops could be converted to this new business model. Hey: If guns were criminal, only criminals would be Republicans. It's time they do some hard time next to some giant ripped lifers!

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                                • Social Security Reform

                                  The purpose is to phase out the current system and replace it with a private system without leaving our kids with nothing. Basically the Feds would create a private account for each child under 15 yrs of age and call it a Government Retirement Account (GRA). This account would be fully owned by the individual not the government, the government would start the account with a credit of $25,000 and the accounts would have time on its side to accrue interest and grow. Existing private retirement accounts like 401k's and IRA would continue to be around and work to be…

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                                  • Shade from recycled trampolines.

                                    With little modifications I have made 3 models of fixed and portable shade that can withstand high wind. Providing energy savings when applied to the home, field.

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                                    • The challenge is to get accurate information.

                                      The right answer depends on the right question. The media fails to educate us. With all the deficit reduction talk and getting the money back in the hands of the "entrepreneurs," i.e., the rich, has anyone asked what guarantees we would have that the rich wouldn't then continue to outsource the jobs where they can make even more money?

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                                      • avto

                                        It is possible to equip the cars click "SOS" by clicking on it will transmit a signal about the plight of human being in the car. When winter drifts in accidents in the cells and cliffs. This will save hundreds of lives.

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                                        • Take personality out of governing.

                                          Legislate a Presidium or "board of
                                          directors as does Switzerland. We already have un-elected appointees,.. advisors which would be replaced by board members elected every 3-4 years as they rotate in and out.

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