Tag Archives: the New York Times

Income Inequality is Very Real and We Aren’t Doing Nearly Enough About It

The New York Times today has an excellent overview of the debate over income inequality. The three charts that end the article are  very sobering.

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Consider the Bee (Or, Actually, Don’t)

I recently stumbled across this wonderful letter to the New York Times, written in the October of 1865, taking a strong line against anti-loitering laws. It’s quite funny and, I think, the correct inclination. Arresting people for hanging out is … Continue reading

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