Leaders in a Caribbean island and in a Massachusetts town both did the right thing and recovered publicly generated values.
A brand label coveys prestige, but some clothes in Spain were counterfeited in illegal factories, like some prizes labeled Nobel.
In hierarchies, it’s winner take all of the prestige, freedom, and security, leaving bare scraps for minions, now doing most of the teaching.
Doctors have a hard time saying no to surgery, especially easy surgery that pays so darn well. But should it pay at all if it was not needed?
More people don’t trust a system that’s stacked against them, as the 1% grab more. Without trust, we lose harmony. It’s time to reform, they say, but do they say how?
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?