Archived Articles (2011-2013)

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

We have at least twenty years to rebuild the Social Security trust fund. If we raise minimum wages now, we can start rebuilding the fund now. READ MORE

January 22, 2013

The debt ceiling gives the President enormous power. Instead of letting the Republicans dictate terms to him, he should dictate terms to the Republicans. Here’s how to do it. READ MORE

January 12, 2013

Who won in the fiscal cliff deal? The lawyers, the doctors, the dentists, the middle managers, the advertising executives, the whole MBA crowd. READ MORE

January 2, 2013