Most of your savings is lent out. Borrowers deposit the loans, banks lend those deposits, multiplying the money supply.
The JP Morgan CEO had a terrible year, so why is he getting a raise? Worse, why aren’t you?
China catches up – or catches down – to the bad behavior of elites everywhere.
Canberra Times, Quartz, and Slate keep one of the best ideas — albeit too little used — in the news.
Patients may be safer as hospitals and med-tech corporations pledge to use proven techniques to avoid risking patient lives.
Don’t get sick, seriously. Not only do hospitals over-charge, they’re also the 3rd leading cause of death in the US.
Without knowing how it did it, the Federal Gov’t did better than balance it books in December; it had money leftover!
Informed people debate economic policy but should it even exist? Being political, it can’t also be scientific.
How big does a legal marijuana dealer have to be before bankers grant it the same courtesy they do to illegal, violent cartels?
Author Amy Tam notes 300,000 Americans get Lyme disease every year and victims see 10 doctors before getting diagnosed correctly yet the CDC rejects a new test.
As the number of working poor grows, can sensible debate meet everyone’s need for distributive justice, for a fair share of surplus?
“Oil spill” is overly courteous to oil companies since certain spills were not accidents but intentional dumpings; see Ecuador.
It takes all the money of 3,603,103,393 human beings to equal the fortunes of just 85 human beings. Is that an income gap yet?
Since we learn from communicating with others, it’s good to see others communicating the message of revenue justice.
Regular readers may sense deja-vu. A new article covers an old story: smog from Asia, breathed by residents of the West Coast.