Published Articles

Call it vote-buying if you want, but when a government effectively buys the votes of 80 or 90 percent of the population, I call that government of the people, by the people, for the people. READ MORE

April 4, 2013

The corrupting influence of inequality isn’t confined to politics. It is everywhere. READ MORE

March 29, 2013

To make bank depositors pay for a bank bailout is sheer robbery. There is no other word for it. READ MORE

March 24, 2013

Rising inequality is killing the dinosaurs – or at least what’s left of them. READ MORE

March 2, 2013

British government funded research is unveiling which of today’s British fortunes are directly tied to slave ownership. America should follow suit. READ MORE

February 27, 2013

Our best hope for the future of humanity is that all countries embrace the human-scale spirit of neighborly cooperation that prevails in many small countries. The challenges we face are too large to be left to large countries alone. READ MORE

February 13, 2013

How can things be so much worse now when the economy is essentially in the same place it was five or six years ago? The answer in two words is: Rising inequality. READ MORE

February 10, 2013

Living in a “right to work” state doesn’t mean that you have a right to work. It doesn’t even mean that you have a right not to join a union. It means you have a right to lower wages because you can’t get a union to represent you. READ MORE

January 28, 2013