Some people fear automation since work is the only way they can get money. But there is another way to income.
Why do some business people moan about taxes on their pollutants but not about taxes on their products?
If your local government owns the network, your wi-fi bills drop and “toll booth” operators can’t get unduly rich.
At 8 seconds, human attention span is now one second shorter than that of a fish. Is the change for the better?
One week before the plane crashed in Ukraine, Mike Whitney predicted another false flag to draw in Putin.
Tim Worstall, sr fellow at the UK’s Adam Smith Institute and a contributor to Forbes, now appears at the NYT.
In Europe, the government agency charged with defending the environment can actually suggest good ideas.
Summertime, people are especially thirsty; that’s when bureaucrats chose to deprive people of drinking water.
Kinsley wrote intelligently for the LA Times and Slate and New Republic and hosted Crossfire.
Americans are not the source of polarization and gridlock in Congress on climate change. Most people want responsible government action.
US states have been split in the past. Maine and West Virginia came from other states, just as Vermont came from New York. Now, once again?
The Israeli inventor may have some good ideas but he has a better gift of gab and a talent for negotiating. How else could he cast his spells?
Thomas Piketty’s book is a bestseller for a good reason. It uses historical data to show the rich must get richer. But from manmade capital or natural land?
What’s on everyone’s minds? And phones? And screens? You need to know if you want to change minds. You must share POVs.
Governments are like banks. Banks are happy to lend if you’re already rich. Politicians subsidize if your business is already big.