Paths to Recovery for Gay and Bisexual Drug Addicts: Healing Weary Hearts

Summary: A people’s greatest madness is usually hidden from them. So it is with America’s war on drugs. Generation after generation it goes on at vast cost — both in terms of money and the damage it does to our society. Much like prohibition, and so shows our FAILure to learn. Today's post describes a … Continue reading Paths to Recovery for Gay and Bisexual Drug Addicts: Healing Weary Hearts

BRIC building: the future of Brazil, Russia, India and China

Summary: Today we have a follow-up by Paul Schulte to Does corruption limit China’s growth, or pose a threat to its existence? He looks at the leading emerging nations, comparing them to the US and UK at similar point in their evolution to greatness. BRIC building: the future of Brazil, Russia, India and China By … Continue reading BRIC building: the future of Brazil, Russia, India and China

All about deflation, the quiet killer of modern economies

Summary:  An oddity of the great recession is our obsession with the threat of inflation while debt deflation ravages the economy.   Asset prices fall, causing loan defaults and bankruptcies -- while many guru's warn of hyperinflation.  This is one aspect of the great forgetting, how we've forgotten so much knowledge of economics painfully gained during … Continue reading All about deflation, the quiet killer of modern economies