It’s the French presidential elections and the heroine of the alt-right, Marine Le Pen, has exasperated the mass media by getting through to the final round to face off the ‘outsider’ Emmanuel Macron. It is clear who The Establishment want...
Canadians are leaving Canada’s three largest cities much faster than they are moving to them -- an unexpected fact buried in StatsCan’s data on internal migration. Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver all ranked among just five major Canadian cities that saw a...
Via (CNN) In Jerusalem's largest cemetery the deceased have a need that the living cannot fulfill: more space. The Givat Shaul cemetery, which sprawls across a hilltop on the northwestern edge of the city, contains more than 200,000 burial spots, and nearly...
China is currently developing more powerful supercomputers more quickly than western powers. Will this begin to occur in other fields of study?  What has caused this shift? What does it mean for the future? On January 17th, Chinese state media...
Everyone's heard of Adam Smith, John Maynard Keynes, and Milton Friedman.  They’re household names. But unless you’re an economist or a dilettante, you’ve probably never heard of David Ricardo. You should have—he’s perhaps the most influential economic thinker of them all. His...
He who can, does; he who cannot, teaches. ~George Bernard Shaw Name as many billionaires as you can.  Now some millionaires.  Who are the richest people you know personally? Aside from being rich, what do they all have in common?  Very few...
“Macbeth’s self-justifications were feeble – and his conscience devoured him. Yes, even Iago was a little lamb too. The imagination and the spiritual strength of Shakespeare’s evildoers stopped short at a dozen corpses. Because they had no ideology.” - Aleksandr...
Many mainstream economists and pundits don't like Trump, or "Trumponomics" (Trump's economic policy). That's because they're either ignorant, or they're liars. It's harsh, but it's true. Economists have tricked themselves into believing their theories, even when they conflict with reality.  They rely...
Conservatives are racists. They are social Darwinists who hate the poor and love money. They wage wars on women and minorities, and couldn’t care less about disadvantaged people. They are xenophobic and homophobic, anti-science and education, and overall ignorant,...
The left and the neocons screech at the same pitch when it comes to illegal immigration—they both love it. Liberals get to "feel good" about helping poor, innocent dreamers (even if it's our own people that are often the victims)....

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