A variety of links to articles/interviews/speeches on current issues that may be of interest.
|By: Glenn W. Smith Sunday May 22, 2011 9:30 am|
We were idling away the evening on the balcony, drinking wine and talking about everything from the Keith Richards book to Medicare cuts. Our neighbors – she a world class blues singer; he an accomplished painter, musician and entertaining raconteur – were just paying a warm, old-American style social call.
But when I happened to mention that many today consider our generation, the Sixties generation, a failure, I set the singer’s eyes ablaze and we took off on a lively historical survey of the last few decades.
|By: masaccio Sunday April 24, 2011 11:00 am|
Societies collapse suddenly. Maybe the hyper-rich can find one of their trained seal economists to prove they don’t.