|January 20, 2014||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
Congress not only grants the desires of the very rich, but increasingly they are the very rich; so, what unemployment benefits?
|January 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
If you want to see the sun, the sky, the stars, don’t bother looking up in China but turn to huge public screens for a show.
|January 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Too little public spending on levees is a small part of the problem. It is dwarfed by another factor: too much public spending.
|January 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, Environmental|
Body searches and interrogations – lasting days – are out of proportion with the charges. People lack justice and media.
|January 16, 2014||Posted by Mike OMara under Rent recovery or avoidance, The Progress Report|
A house for every family — good idea — as is a share of the worth of Earth, unless a share entices people to exploit the Earth.
|January 16, 2014||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration|
The tele-com giants got what they wanted from the lawyers enjoying immunity on an appellate court bench … for now.
|January 15, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Lots of poor people, more every day, living under poor governments, means lions are increasingly scarce in their old jungle.
|January 14, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Delivery infrastructure also determines our energy future, and now public policy – regulation – is lopsided, favoring burning.
|January 14, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
The rich and powerful get a lot more out of government than anyone else does, yet who funds government, actually?
|January 13, 2014||Posted by Staff under Land Disputes|
To transform farmland ownership in Argentina, a university teaches peasants how to secure titles and to feel entitled to justice.
|January 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
If an Unusual Mortality Event sounds like something out of a movie, it’s not. There’s one happening right now.
|January 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
In Holland, where the nation reclaimed much of the land from the sea, often the land and the home have different owners.
|January 10, 2014||Posted by Staff under Land Disputes|
People who descended from slaves, who were freed by kept in poverty, now have a military not defend them but threaten them.
|January 8, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
While drugs do damage, their reputation exaggerates the damage and leads us away from solutions that really work.