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Who pay more taxes?

Posted 09-26-2017 at 02:17 PM by lifeexplorer

From InformedConsent.

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Originally Posted by InformedConsent View Post
That's a myth. The IRS actually publishes data on this, including specifically for the top 400 tax filers, which is the top 0.000287%.

The average effective federal income tax rate paid by the top 400 tax filers: 23.13%

Page 13: https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-soi/14intop400.pdf

Compare that to:

Latest IRS published average effective federal income tax rate, by income level:

Top 0.1%: 27.67%
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None of us has the moral high ground to condemn others for abusing their own animals.

Posted 09-19-2017 at 07:13 AM by lifeexplorer

List of Animal Abuse:
1. We confine our animals.
2. We feed and "take care" of our animals, making them lose the ability to survive without us.
3. We mutilate (spay, neuter, clip, dock, declaw...) animals for our own enjoyment.
4. We deprive animals the most basic right of procreation.
5. We selectively breed animals to our liking, ignoring mountains of genetic weaknesses this produces.
6. We force animals to mate.
7. We support all these...
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Lincoln

Posted 08-18-2017 at 10:31 AM by lifeexplorer

A virulent white supremacist, he wouldnt have been elected to the most minuscule local political position with quotes likes this

1. On the expansion of slavery:

Lincoln said:

There is a natural disgust in the minds of nearly all white people to the idea of indiscriminate amalgamation of the white and black races ... A separation of the races is the only perfect preventive of amalgamation, but as an immediate separation is impossible, the next best thing...
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There's no inequality

Posted 03-27-2017 at 10:24 AM by lifeexplorer

Roughly 80 percent of millionaires in America are the first generation of their family to be rich. They didnít inherit their wealth; they earned it.

https://www.cato.org/publications/co...real-1-percent

Keep in mind that 70% of the rich people lose their wealth by the second generation, and 90% by the 3rd.

http://time.com/money/3925308/rich-f...s-lose-wealth/

Having wealth means nothing when financial literacy is not passed down....
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At a low estimate, 85% of reported rapes are either false or can't be proven

Posted 03-03-2017 at 02:57 PM by lifeexplorer
Updated 03-23-2017 at 11:17 AM by lifeexplorer

At a low estimate, 85% of reported rapes are either false or can't be proven

https://www.rainn.org/statistics/cri...justice-system

This one gives pretty good idea.

For 310 reported rapes, 57 lead to arrest, 11 go to prosecutors, 7 convictions and 6 incarcerations.

https://www.rainn.org/statistics/per...exual-violence

It also says 70% of rapes are committed by people known to the victims. So, let's be generous and...
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