How Much More Corruption Should We Accept?

Trump claimed Hillary was corrupt! Perhaps the Clintons have corruption issues, but so far this administration is making them look like boy scouts! Can you imagine the right-wing-family-values crowd if the Obama administration had been accused of just one of these? The SEC drops an investigation of Apollo Global Management…. Read more“How Much More Corruption Should We Accept?”

While We Shun Science, China Fills the Vacuum

While we focus on revitalizing a 19th century coal-based energy infrastructure: China surpasses the United States in annual patent applications, is now No. 2 in peer-reviewed research articles and in 2014 awarded more than twice as many degrees in science, technology, engineering and math. China is mobilizing its best tech… Read more“While We Shun Science, China Fills the Vacuum”

Tax Cuts to Corporations Will Mean More Jobs? Surely You’re Not Falling for That!

“Over the next 13 years, the rising tide of automation will force as many as 70 million workers in the United States to find another way to make money, a new study from the global consultancy McKinsey predicts.” So, we’re going to give corporations a big, permanent tax cut in the hope that… Read more“Tax Cuts to Corporations Will Mean More Jobs? Surely You’re Not Falling for That!”