Considerations On Cost Disease | Slate Star Codex

On teachers' salaries, at least, the NCES data is data for WAGES only, not total compensation. Given their civil service protections, automatic, seniority based promotions, extremely generous benefits and pensions, a picture of flatlining wages is inaccurate.

The Atlantean Conspiracy: The Truth About Adolf Hitler

After WWI in 1919 the Internationalist League of Nations Treaty of Versailles enforced draconian reparation taxes on Germany so ridiculous that US President Woodrow Wilson said, "If I was a German I should think I would never sign it.