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Giving The Economist More Grief

Yesterday I left this comment on this article from The Economist: A “new normal” for the world economy: After the storm.  I love how for years Economist decried any sort of government intervention as the macro-economy deteriorated, but as soon … Continue reading

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The Future of the American Dream

This is an article I just read in The Nation which reflects many of the concerns and values in The Age of Humanity and proposes a socio-economic approach to kick America forward. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090525/greider

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This Guy Knows What’s Up, For The Most Part

Does it matter?  I ought to read his book but his notion of capitalism seems a lot more intelligent than our current form.  He gets going at 7:06. What’s the over/under on America being the driving empire in future history … Continue reading

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