President Barack Obama is currently enjoying another nine rounds of golf with Derek Jeter, but @BarackObama (also known as Organizing for Action) is back to work, tweeting the word FACT in all caps and then letting loose with whatever nonsense happens to follow. 520 more words
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IS THE HIDDEN SYSTEM OF FINANCE BEGINNING TO SHOW…? BUT IF SO, WHAT IS IT SHOWING?
How can we improve the society in which we live? How can we make our lives measurably better? Such questions have been asked for hundreds of years, and unfortunately for those hundreds of years, people have been delivering the wrong answer. 1,021 more words
The Fed confirmed the end of Quantitative Easing (QE) and changed its rhetoric on the job market. The unemployment rate is (finally) gradually declining, as is the underutilization in the labor market, although it remains high by historical standards. 310 more words
By Bob Shapiro
Many people doubt the generosity of Americans, especially Americans. They don’t want to depend on the generosity of strangers to provide food for the hungry, shelter for the homeless, medical care for the medically indigent, or education for the poor. 475 more words