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State-run retirement savings plan gets boost

A state attempt to create a retirement savings plan for 6 million private-sector California workers not offered one on the job, Secure Choice, got a boost last week during the White House Conference on Aging. 1,022 more words

Public Vs. Private

Give a Gonski?..

“Give a Gonski? Funding myths and politicking derail school debate”
An article from Glenn C. Savage, published on July 9 on The Conversation

A brief breakdown of some of the more nuanced aspects of the schools funding debate. 63 more words

Education

The Confederate Flag Fiasco, and Why it's a Win For Collectivist Authoritarianism

Ignoring the usual specious messages concerning the Confederate battle flag, let’s look at this another way.

Since ostensibly our government is a representative one, we can make the claim that public property–the government land subsidized by the citizens–is property belonging to the PUBLIC (setting aside for the moment the fact that collectively-owned property is an impossibility, which makes the whole argument about what should or shouldn’t be displayed upon it thus irrelevant). 612 more words

Epistemology

California 'automatic IRA' study part of big trend

A quest to help workers save for retirement begun by Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, seven years ago may finally have entered the home stretch of a long journey. 1,088 more words

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Does this Need a Title?

As I write this piece, I am consumed with just one emotion and that’s anger bubbling away. I feel the heat rising through to my neck — an emotion I’m typically succumbed to in an extreme situation. 1,028 more words

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