Thursday, April 17, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Kunstler: "All This and World War, Too?"

Kunstler's latest, on the Ukraine.

Retirement is Bad!

Because there's no Hebrew word for it.

I'll watch this video. Maybe I'll be convinced. Or maybe not.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014

Arundhati Roy Discusses India

Democracy Now!: "Is India on a Totalitarian Path?"

India has just begun a nine-phase election in which over 800 million people will vote. It is probably the largest election in history. Amy Goodman pointed out that the number of participants is more than the combined population of the United States and the European Union.

Narendra Modi is Strange

"India's PM Front Runner Modi Discloses Marriage For the First Time."

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Monday, April 07, 2014

Kunstler and Ilind

Kunstler: Forward Guidance Not one of Kunstler's best columns; a standard rant against the Fed, decadent American culture, etc. I think the Kardashians are his stand-in for reality TV in general, particularly the "celebreality" genre. Is "Degrowth" the Next Big Thing More interesting this week is Ian Lind's post about "degrowth", discussed thoroughly in OfTwoMinds.