Misdirected Anger is destroying us

In England right now there us a lot of anger, especially toward our political class. This has manifested itself in the Brexit vote. We are divided and our anger will only grow if Brexit does not ease our dis-ease (which I seriously doubt it’s the answer that will bring the results some people think it…

Missing Words At Davos

I’m struggling to see mention of inequality in the post-crisis cloud-o-words. Maybe I need better glasses.

Judgin’ In The UK

“I could have been a Judge, but I never had the Latin for the judgin’. I never had it, so I’d had it, as far as being a judge was concerned… I would much prefer to be a judge than a coal miner because of the absence of falling coal”. Peter Cook

“Self-help caus…

“Self-help causes us to take the political and economic problem of increasing income inequality and make it personal. That’s both morally wrong and financially ineffective. That we fall for it only makes it worse.” Helaine Olen-Reuters opinion piece; Self help is no help for inequality