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An American Oligarchy of Inherited Wealth

What the 1% Don’t Want You to Know

The median pay for the top 100 highest-paid CEOs at America’s publicly traded companies was a handsome $13.9 million in 2013.

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Ukraine's Invisible People

This is another guest post, this time from the blogger I know only as Ivan, and from his blog, Ivan’s Shady Existence. It’s not often you find a fan of existentialism written in English when English is not that writer’s first language, which makes this all the more pleasurable a find. 1,631 more words


Unintentionally a female Colbert!

Every time I read Ann Coulter I get angry and then I remember she’s an accidental comedienne. She is like Steve Colbert in a dress. Thanks again Ann!! 14 more words


Pew Global Attitudes

This brief commentary is submitted for the benefit of those obstinate people who believe Mr. Aquino is not doing good things for the nation. The negativists argue anecdotally about his friend Puno or his DAP or anything they can get to the table that can be spun in a critical direction. 294 more words

Philippine Government