It turns out there’s a huge loophole in #DEI…and everyone’s in on it, except YOU! A must-watch episode.
Another gem featuring Steve Faktor’s wisdom & wisecracks on economics & finance with a touch of Zen only he (or Steven Seagal) could deliver
Ever get the urge to run all your wild theories by a Nobel Prize-winning economist? Well, I got to do just that with the former Chief Economist of the World Bank, Columbia University Professor, and author of: People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent The Euro: How a Common Currency Threatens
In 2011, I anticipated a reckoning for job losses from global trade deals. It hit like a brick with Donald Trump, but won’t end there. Here are my thoughts on the future implications of Senator Elizabeth Warren’s plan to demand that poor countries meet labor and environmental standards to trade with the US. It’s true
What can $500,000 buy you…? Apparently, admission for your dumbass kids to any top-tear collidge. (Trying to relate.) I did a video (below) on the rich and famous college bribery scandal, but thought it deserved a bit more depth and ranting. Here, I expand on why this isn’t just about wealth and privilege, but branding and religion.
Every night, dozens of billionaires curl up with an underfed model, wondering where their next plate of wealth-affirming foie gras will come from. But heartless Americans don’t care. They want billionaires to pay for universal healthcare, universal basic income (UBI), free college, and a pocket comb for Bernie. What if they met every demand? Would we
If philanthropy is BS & can taxes fix inequality? We propose a New New Deal.
Status: Occurring Prediction: The 99%ers Are Coming “For years, the U.S. did a fine job of pacifying even the marginally employed with Nintendo Wii’s and salty, delicious fries. The calorically challenged do not look like revolutionaries, but years of unemployment and class separation can take a toll. With rising global demand for food, energy, and