People want jobs rather than handouts. People have their pride. The problem is that machines are slowly but relentlessly getting better at many of the tasks that make up jobs. And neither of the two big American political parties seems to know what to do.
There are many advantages to being rich, and demonstrating philanthropy is one of them.
The free market will fix all problems. To the benefit of 6% of the people.
The withdrawal from Afghanistan is tragic. For Afghanis, anyway. But will America learn?
Can America learn from The World Happiness Report? It seems we tend to focus on the wrong things.
We’re Learning the Wrong Lessons From the World’s Happiest Countries is an interesting article on this subject.
More than two hundred years ago, a Frenchman warned America about the dangers of inequality, but as a famous American writer pointed out, we learn nothing.
May as well continue the Independence Day celebration by asking why the richest nation in the world has so many problems.
Do people who are fanatical about the free market really believe it is a panacea? Or do they just dislike the alternative?
Capitalism is about innovation and change, so it’s important that our political systems are flexible enough to adapt to the changes capitalism and innovation bring.
What is this small thing we carry and constantly peer at?