Many thanks to Rodger Malcolm Mitchell over at his Monetary Sovereignty blog for letting us share his post at Kos on the Money and Public Purpose blog.
An enormous wave now centered at 500 feet deep along the equator south of Hawaii is silently moving below the surface towards the west coast of the Americas.
This wave, called a Kelvin wave, took ...
Written by Rodger Malcolm Mitchell and cross-posted from his blog mythfighter.com
Which do you fear more?
The out-and-out, “I-can’t-believe-they-actually-said-that” fruitcake-nutty, Michele ...
The Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) recently issued its “Better Off Budget” document as an alternative to the White House/OMB document, and the coming House budget document, a Republican/...
It is hard to deny that the last week on Dailykos has been a bit taxing to say the least in terms of arguing for the heart and soul of one of the only progressive outlets on the internet. First we ...
After LBJ's landslide in 1964, the Democratic consensus, according to Hunter S. Thompson in Songs of the Doomed , was that "The GOP was doomed, like the Whigs, to a cheap and meaningless fate."
Previously published here.
Mainstream economics measuring success
Much of mainstream economics is based on mathematical models which, it is claimed, represent the success of various economic ...
Originally published in Tikkun Daily
Laura Poitras and Glenn Greenwald have both won the prestigious George Polk Award for their investigative work in revealing the NSA's mass surveillance, both ...
Let's look again at the new populism through the lens provided by Robert Borosage in his recent attempt to tell us what it is about. He says:
The apostles of the new inequality have unrelenting ...
It's easy to recognize that after many years of trade deficits accompanying implementation of trade agreements beginning with NAFTA, the US needs to change what it's doing. Many, including Robert ...