Tweeting about poverty and wealth is quite instructive. It's obvious that many feel very strongly about it yet know so little.
Book ReviewsBooms and BustsFinancial Markets
Vikram Mansharamani’s second edition of Boombustology: Spotting Financial Bubbles Before They Burst has all the great insights from the first edition plus a foreword by James Grant.
Big GovernmentEducationThe Environment
The rhetorical framing of "climate change" is far removed from the underlying research. And the real-world costs of "doing something" are rarely considered.
World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology
John Locke was ridiculed for suggesting that people "consent" to their government by not emigrating. Hume suggested this theory could be used to claim consent for even the most outrageous tyrants.
Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
Monetary policy has gone from being a tool to support fiscal reforms to an excuse for not implementing them.
Legal SystemU.S. History
Victories against the drug war have all come first at the local level, and only then does the national government slowly back off its drive to dictate to Americans what they can eat or smoke.
Money and BanksPoverty