The Doublespeak of the Republican’s ‘Freedom’

How “free” are we when we deny the youth of our nation their basic civil rights to make many of their own decisions in the guise of “protecting them”?

‘Meritocracy’ as Propaganda Lie and False Assumption

This is America. We don’t redistribute wealth. You have to earn it!

More Than McFarland

Watching McFarland USA forces a high paid SAT tutor to reveal how rigged society is.

Police and Protesters as Potential Allies

Are we witnessing an intra-class conflict that serves the wealthy ruling class?

‘So, so what if a tall guy earns more than me, or finds it easier to get into high political office?’

This comment was by Alastair, on the post “Height”

A Very Important Book

While departing to far flung and exotic locales this summer, many of you may come across a book being read a certain sect of the jet set. That book, “Twilight of the Elites” by the erudite Chris Hayes may just change both the way you look at, and quite possibly, change the world.

“All I See Are White Men”: Confronting Racism in Silicon Valley

Eric Ries wants to talk about racism in the start-up world—without hand-wringing and with an eye towards achievable solutions.