Money

This Cartoon Explains How the Rich Got Rich and the Poor Got Poor

Something massive and important has happened in the United States over the past 50 years: Economic wealth has become increasingly concentrated among a small group of ultra-wealthy Americans. https://getpocket.com/explore/item/this-cartoon-explains-how-the-rich-got-rich-and-the-poor-got-poor

Culture & Health

Have We Found a Diet That Truly Works?

The answer, it turns out, may be a diet constructed from healthy foods that are especially satiating; that is, foods that create feelings of fullness and satisfaction. Nutrition researchers have discovered many such foods, which […]

Culture & Health

Equity: When the Left Goes Too Far by Jordan Peterson

It seems to me that the identifying factors of the radical left types that dominate the humanities and social sciences (and, increasingly, the HR departments of corporations) most particularly constitute the mantra of Diversity, Inclusivity […]

International

U.S. Banks Are Terrified of Chinese Payment Apps

If mobile payment apps became as popular in the U.S. as they are in China, banks would lose a projected $43 billion in revenue annually. Bloomberg QuickTake explains how cheap and easy payments by phone […]

Business

The Michael Milken Project

How did a 70-year-old ex-con barred for life from Wall Street become one of its most respected men? https://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/b1f6wj9ghqxv8h/The-Michael-Milken-Project