Victims no more: the revolution puts women on top of men

Victims no more!

Summary: The news overflows with news about women as victims of patriarchal oppression. Meanwhile a revolution has begun in our society, with women moving to equal or superior roles over men. It is news that does not fit the narrative, so is seldom reported. It's a revolution whose end or consequences none can see. The Last … Continue reading Victims no more: the revolution puts women on top of men

See America’s income inequality grow during 1979-2011, a driver of Campaign 2016

Summary: To understand this election we must see the accumulated stresses which produced the insurgencies in both parties. Rising income inequality -- "the hollowing out" of the middle class and rise of the 1% -- is probably the biggest, yet still poorly understood (until recently conservatives denied it). This great study by one of our … Continue reading See America’s income inequality grow during 1979-2011, a driver of Campaign 2016

The missing issue in the 2016 campaign: America’s long slowdown

Summary: Here we explore an important root cause of the rising stress on the US political regime, which combines with other similar problems to create a situation exploitable by extreme political movements -- of the sort we associate with lesser nations, not America. Unless we wake up and act, we might find America has become … Continue reading The missing issue in the 2016 campaign: America’s long slowdown