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John Maynard Keynes by Robert Skidelsky

This biography is readable and detailed. If I was writing a book review, I would call it ‘magisterial’, since that seems to be the word generally used to describe such works. 153 more words

The Economy of Sin (Romans 6:12-23)

It is not uncommon to discuss the failures of capitalism in moral terms.  In a globalized economy, driven by the mass production of disposable goods, the unlimited use of fossil fuels, and the presence of expendable human capital; decisions are rarely made on the basis of what’s right or wrong for the individuals living within the complex webs consumption created by modern society.  909 more words

Food For Thought

Why Don't We Work Less?

At a recent conference in Detroit, billionaire Jack Ma, founder of the online marketplace Alibaba, told CNBC that, thanks to advances in artificial intelligence, people will soon work less. 1,518 more words

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ON THIS DAY: June 5, 2017

June 5th is

Festival of Popular Delusions Day *

Hot Air Balloon Day *

Veggie Burger Day

World Environment Day *

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History

John Maynard Keynes (1883.06.05)

His genius as a prodigy of intellect expressed itself in many other spheres of activity,  John Maynard Lord Keynes, was born on this date in 1883.   82 more words

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June 5 in history

70  Titus and his Roman legions breached the middle wall of Jerusalem in the Siege of Jerusalem.

1257  Kraków received city rights.

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