Watching the US healthcare debate, from Clinton to Bush to Obama makes me weep. Second only to environment, in my opinion, health care has been a pawn in the right/left political debate, where both sides have allowed short term political positioning to trump advances on an issue critical to our lives. And it is, literally, […]
This is the first post in a series I am writing on finding common ground on difficult issues between the religious right and the progressive left. I have come to believe that the inability of the right and left to have reasoned discussion and compromise on issues is the most serious issue facing western democracies. […]
An absolutely striking overview of how we think wealth is distributed, how we think it should be distributed and how it actually is distributed. Perception vs Reality – The Distribution of Wealth.