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Diaries published: 101 (439 days since last diary on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 09:25 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 910 (439 days since last comment on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 09:25 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 449

Total Comment Ratings: 909

Most Recommended Diary: The End of Democracy with Commentary by Noam Chomsky: Globalization on the "Fast-Track", 25 comments, 22 recommends

People Following Nathan Jaco: 21

Nathan Jaco's Most Recent Diaries:

Therefore, taxes are necessary to justly redistribute wealth. Circumstances such as the unfair concentration of wealth earned without the provision of commensurate benefit serve as an instance which ...
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 09:25 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Losing a child, whether it is your own or someone else’s, is one of the deepest tragedies imaginable. It seems unthinkable. And yet, we must think seriously and deeply about it in order to explore ...
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 55 comments on Wed Dec 25, 2013 at 03:21 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Varmus thinks broadly about basic and applied scientific research as an enterprise. His solutions emphasize cooperation over competition, and free, creative inquiry over narrow methodological and ...
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Nov 21, 2013 at 06:03 PM PST with 9 Recommends
I know how much progressives love language. I share that love of language. It’s too bad that progressives don’t use it as effectively as conservatives. Linguist George Lakoff says that the ...
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 06:06 PM PST with 1 Recommend
But it doesn’t have to be this way. We could shove the exploiters and parasites out of the periphery, and let them struggle at the impoverished margins of the public that they robbed. And we can ...
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Nov 16, 2013 at 04:32 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Communism means that all income comes in the form of wages and the collective owns the other factors of production collectively and benefits equally from them.
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Nov 09, 2013 at 07:29 PM PST with 4 Recommends

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