With governments struggling to raise revenue, you won’t believe what pubic services they’re charging for now — and to whom.
The US tells Americans their income grew, but there’s still inflation and the average is pulled up by the 1% which disguises the reality of the 99%.
Players of the iconic board game don’t know how it all began, its connection to which monopoly, whether capital, labor, or land.
Progress the Past Week Here Today, as I write, our views are up to 17,000 — quite a jump in one week! (over 12k.) The biggest boost came from Reddit. The most popular article, with over 15,000 views, was the […]
With climate changing forests, we can expect ever more destructive fires. So let government continue to spend millions watching our tax dollars go up in smoke? Or … ?
If only you could draw a line around a city and it’d sprawl no more — such a power! But is it only magical and not real?
What factors drive people’s chances of rising beyond the station of their birth, including education, family structure, and the economic layout of metropolitan areas?
If you’re willing to wade thru the numbers, you find the press, the government, and the banks painting a picture divorced from reality. Do the math!
Maybe the Malaysian fuel subsidy was too expensive and had to go, but what can replace it? In a place with so much sun and oil, is there no surplus common wealth?
Leaders, statesmen, and journalists responsive to society’s need for deep change are a rare breed anywhere but fortunately a bit common somewhere.
If respected mainstream conformists can say “carbon charge” and “dividend” now it must be safe for everybody else to do so, too. Make it normal, make it winnable.
Poor workers at Walmart might have found a savior — their fellow workers but who are a little less poor, asked to give food to their hungry workmates.