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Trickle Down Economics

October 2, 2019

Trickle Down Economic Theory There’s a problem with that neo-con favourite ‘Trickle Down’ Economic Theory. Far too much experience has proven that the pain it causes (and there is always pain) never trickles up the […]

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Be My Guest

April 21, 2019

This is a call for Guest Posts on this blog. Although I have plenty to say, I can only write from within my own world view. Learning increases both my brain and my heart- as […]

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An Open Letter

February 4, 2019

An open letter to former Vice-President Joe Biden (Also Senator Bernie Sanders, and pretty much every other straight, white, cisgender male over the age of 60.) Greetings; Please do not run for US President in […]

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Machine-Produced Wealth

March 15, 2018

There are many great quotes attributed to the recently-departed Stephen Hawking. This one from a few years ago seems timely: “If machines produce everything we need, the outcome will depend on how things are distributed. […]

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Remembrance Day

November 11, 2017

Originally published on 11/10/2009 The Armistice that brought an end to World War I (“the war to end all wars“) went into effect at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. […]

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59, Really?

July 4, 2017

Fifty-nine is the 17th prime number. The next is sixty-one, with which it comprises a twin prime. 59 is an irregular prime,[1] a safe prime[2] and the 14th supersingular prime.[3] It is an Eisenstein prime […]