• Freedom of expression
  • What happens if Putin is in charge of the Internet

    Email from Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Nebraska) and I must admit one of the few times I agree with a Republican. Dear Conservative, “We now have a court order. We’ll eradicate Twitter. I don’t care what the international community says. Everyone will witness the power of the Turkish Republic,” Prime Minister of Turkey, Tayyip Erdogan. Turkey isn’t […]

  • Consumer debt
  • Inequality – some recent comments from the pope, Obama & Paul Krugman

    First watch this video, a discussion between Paul Krugman (Professor of Economics and International Affairs at Princeton University, a 2008 Nobel laureate, and an Op-Ed columnist for the New York Times) and Sir Tony Atkinson, Professor of Economics at the University of Oxford, Then read this very powerful statement of the pope about inequality here. Some for the […]