One prominent religious leader came out swinging against it.
The ESOP model would mean every worker is a capitalist who can profit from their company’s success.
At an event Tuesday, he said Bernie Sanders is ‘basically a mainstream New Deal Democrat.’ Is he right?
According to the CDC, suicide rates are higher than during the Great Depression.
Three reasons which may be driving the resurgence.
According to Tolstoy, death no longer has meaning for civilized man.
UC Berkeley recently offered a real-life case study on this very topic.
In 1900 Americans and Argentinians had basically the same standard of living. Today it's not even close.
It’s important to resist the temptation to commit the hasty counter-example.
Words to ponder in the face of a lighter wallet...
Students who took a number of vocational courses in high school were more likely to graduate from high school.
It's a way we can actually make a difference.
Kleptocracy means 'rule by thieves'
“Remember that Time is Money."
It goes against much of our modern thinking.
It all goes back to how much the teacher knows.
If you make it into the upper middle class, you're going to have to work to stay there.
Having reasonably happy marriages and families is crucial for the health of society.
"The average American household forks out $6,759 a year on food, or 12.6 percent of total spending, according to the Consumer Expenditure Survey from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Of that, $756 is spent on fruits and vegetables, and $2,787 on the high cost of eating out.”
“With an average of two remedial classes taken per student, the half million recent high school graduates and their families overall paid an extra $3,000 for skills and content they should have learned in high school.”
And an overall $11 billion hole in its budget -- no wonder there was a teacher strike.
Keeping up with the Jones can drive families into debt and make them envious and miserable.
A tiresome false dichotomy bedevils political debate about the causes of poverty.
In our quest to get more impoverished kids into college, have we actually doomed them to a life of greater poverty?
Sanders-Style Economics Will Undo Any Large Society
In the case Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, the Supreme Court announced a 4-4 vote on March 29, 2016. The tie was due to the death of Justice Antonin Scalia. For teachers unions around the country it was a great victory that would have likely not happened. FDR likely would have been disappointed.
Government can establish a legal order in which you can pursue happiness, but it cannot give you happiness.