Jobs don’t go vacant around London, giving workers wages to spend, landlords have learned. Now the number of tenants behind in flat “rent” has doubled.
The “economic war among the states”, spurred on by corporations, creates more insider deals and corruption than jobs, the excuse for favoritism.
Introducing Ed Dodson, our newest blogger, who had a career in Fannie Mae, doing all one could to enlighten the semi-public entity that foundered last decade.
Ellen Brown knows her history of the Fed. It has served the big banks quite well. But for the laboring masses, not much has changed in a century.
Honeybees supply humans with so much sweetness and look how we treat them, with our usual carelessness toward Mother Nature.
The biggest country on Earth can’t easily feed itself yet rather than send armies to conquer others it sends companies to lease huge swaths of land.
Progress the Past Month Here We’ve been back online about two months and total views now are over 92,000. We’ve noticed much more activity on Twitter than Facebook. So far in December, typically a slow month for us since student […]
So many Californians get crammed into an electoral district that none of them can know their representatives, unless this passes.
Congress drew state borders long ago. Now techies want to redraw them along lines more in-keeping with the times. To enjoy liberty or license?
Put the fox in charge of the henhouse. Actually, the fox only pays the guards of the henhouse, but still … would you want to be one of those hens?
If you want to keep your savings safe, you might consider gold, until you see it’s price is not reliable but manipulated by the biggest banks.
While many high up in the aid business disagree, one experienced wannabe helper cries out for what makes a difference: good “social software”.
US taxes bankroll the salaries of wealthy CEOs instead of supporting livable wages for struggling workers or a Citizen’s Dividend for everyone.
Though the Chinese news media are replete with stories about pollution, connecting the dots between dirty air and the rising cancer rate is risky.
We humans do the funniest things, especially when we’re sheltered from suffering any downside due to our decisions.