The wage gaps between rich and poor countries exist not mainly because of...– Ha-Joon Chang (via azspot)
towerofsleep: Did you listen to/download that Peaking Lights mix I posted a few days ago? If not, you are seriously missing out. An hour and a half of pure bliss. Probably the best mixed set of music I’ve heard in years.
Between the years 1980 and 2005, 80% of all new income generated in this country...– Bill Maher Via leftish (via dailyrenegade)
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It is incomprehensible to me that while creditworthy small businesses in Vermont...– Why Did the Fed Bail Out the Bank of Libya?
For years now, large numbers of prominent scientists have been warning, with...– Krugman
When I first started working on this story, one of Sanders’s aides was careful...– Why is the Fed Bailing Out Qaddafi? | Rolling Stone Politics | Taibblog | Matt Taibbi on Politics and the Economy (via ronmarks)
The age was formed of gold; in those first days No law or force was needed; men...– Ovid, from The Golden Age (via trustyacht)