|April 17, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
Billionaires own about 10 homes; each sits empty 47 weeks p.a. Where so many homes are empty, there’s less foot traffic, economic vitality, and safety.
|April 15, 2015||Posted by Staff under Financial|
Where in the business cycle — actually, real estate cycle (actually, land price cycle) — are we? One giant does not want the land and stuff on it. Another titan does.
|April 14, 2015||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
Why do so-called experts and news articles want us to fear prices falling? Can something that seems obviously good be actually bad? Or is it more manipulation?
|April 14, 2015||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, Taxes|
Continuing its millennia old tradition, government gives public money to rich insiders and taxes very little of it back — until we … ?
|April 9, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism|
Are aliens trying to get in touch with us? What would they be trying to say? Hey, you’re not alone, join the rest of the just universe!
|April 7, 2015||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Trace amounts of radioactivity have been found in samples collected off the coast of Ucluelet, a small town on Vancouver Island in British Columbia
|April 3, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism, Crime|
From the Just-Crazy-Enough-to-Work Dept: Here’s a guy who was lucky that the spam filter did not snag his missive. Indeed, nobody’s logic filter did either.
|April 1, 2015||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Utilities still have the nerve to say “efficiency programs aren’t cost-effective.” Yet new technology offers clean sources and less wasteful usage.
|March 31, 2015||Posted by Staff under Politics, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Republican-leaning states are a lot more dependent on the federal government than Democratic-leaning ones.
|March 28, 2015||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
The harm and cost of pollutants other than carbon is sky-high. Yet politicians still fund them and others miss the risk.
|March 27, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism|
German speakers tend to imagine where a person is going, English speakers focus on her journey, but bilinguals may be able to have it both ways.
|March 25, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism, Environmental|
Need some inspiration to do something amazing? Check out these two friends who work their miracles in China. If only all of us could do half as much!