|December 25, 2013||Posted by Staff under Financial|
With the lights on, 99 Senators voted against Wall Street; the lights went off and they all fled. These are our fearless leader? Gimme a rock star!
|December 25, 2013||Posted by Staff under Holidays, War / Peace|
Contractors and the rest of the military/industrial complex are able to celebrate Christmas 365 days of the year, thanks to politics and apolitical citizens.
|December 23, 2013||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Health|
People drink water yet frackers get to contaminate it with government approval. Is that why you pay taxes? To raise your risk of cancer or mutation?
|December 23, 2013||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Saudi Arabia has held the title for a long time but who holds it now? Russia? Or the original leader? And what’s it matter to citizens?
|December 23, 2013||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
Harvard’s Joshua Greene on the evolution of morality—and why humanity may, objectively, be getting better in the long run.
|December 23, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
How much aid money never becomes food or medicine but ends up in a numbered Swiss account? Our attitude toward public funds needs to change.
|December 22, 2013||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles, High Cost of Land|
Long ago, David Ricardo asked if high corn prices pull up land rents or do high land rents push up corn prices? From today’s farmers, the evidence is clear.
|December 22, 2013||Posted by Staff under High Cost of Land|
Students in Sweden go to college for free but still graduate with a ton of debt? Why? Hint: Are landlords so generous?
|December 21, 2013||Posted by Staff under Health|
You are what you eat. People in New England may get a chance to show that pristine food is healthier and that labels are wiser.
|December 21, 2013||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Activism|
Merry Solstice! The longest night and shortest day brings glad tidings, the opportunity to get the good word out. Pipe up with what works!
|December 21, 2013||Posted by Staff under Geonomics In Action|
Paying land value to government may be a bitter pill but it is good medicine; it deters land speculators and localities could de-tax our useful efforts.
|December 20, 2013||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
What do they know that you don’t about timing the business cycle, which is really the real estate cycle? Time to grab the common wealth?
|December 20, 2013||Posted by Staff under Patent Copyright|
Illegal file sharing does not cheat the entertainment industry so much as their copyrights on music and movie deprives them.
|December 19, 2013||Posted by Staff under Health, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
If GMOs were safe, then why would Monsanto and friends need favors from government that cripple the ability of people to resist what they see as a risk?