We Americans pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial spirit, but the number of new business start-ups is going steadily down.
The U.S. business death rate exceeds the business birth rate. 309 more words
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Progress was good for my parents. They came to a strange land as poor pioneers and prospered along with Phoenix. They lived the American Dream—not the pursuit of material manifestations of success as much as their steady improvement over time.
The Western world is in the grip of a bad idea that its governments can’t seem to shake off—although its peoples are starting to.
The idea is called “austerity.” It is the belief that public goods must be destroyed in order to increase private wealth. 751 more words