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A Trump-Bernie ticket: it might be what we need

Aah another glorious subject, a Trump-Bernie ticket, it could be just what we need.  Recall all the things we have covered so far (have you been paying attention?) 576 more words


The $15 Minimum Wage, the National Minimum Income and what Peter Thiel misses

Now lets talk a look at an extremely juicy subject, the mandatory minimum income, also known as the national minimum income or the negative income tax. 1,267 more words


Hillary's Real Problem

The State Department Inspector General’s report on Hillary Clinton’s establishment of a private email server during her tenure as Secretary of State poses a big problem for her bid to win the presidency.   718 more words


Brooks: Hillary, Get a Hobby

David Brooks doesn’t get it.  (Yes, Politics in Pink is aware that this is not a news flash).  In his most recent adventure in faux intellectualism… 637 more words

Election 2016

David Brooks: solving problems 'from the bottom up'

David Brooks posted his latest suicide note:

There are just a few essential reads if you want to understand the American social and political landscape today.

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Single Stories, With Children

In a recent NY Times article (“The Danger of a Single Story,” April 19, 2016), conservative columnist David Brooks writes,

As in life generally, every policy has the vices of its virtues.

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