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displays some thoughtful criticism of the assumptions underlying many arguments over taxation

called Re: How To Heal The Economic Idealogy Rift

"But at the end of the day, we have an "almost flat tax", with lower income people paying a higher percentage in so-called "regressive" taxes and higher income people paying a higher percentage in so-called "progressive" taxes.

But it is convenient for the Wall Street Journal .... to focus only on that portion of the tax system which suits their argument, and for progressives to focus only on the "regressive" taxes which add weight to their view."

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