Corporatocracy: The Influence of Business on the Government

Corporate activism has become a staple of the current economic environment. Corporations routinely give millions, even billions, to causes labeled as “socialism”. Which conceivably would go against their own interests. The modern world is rife with discussions about “Capitalism” and “Socialism”, but there is little discussion as to what those terms mean. There is even…

Stripmining Education

It is common essay fodder now to write about the futile ways the system tries to fix education. Gates and his Common Core are being shuffled offstage, but private foundations still capture school boards’ attentions. Because admitting that the achievement gap has a genetic basis is verboten, education officials, parents and municipalities will listen to…

Bloomberg’s Slush Fund

Michael Bloomberg has entered the spotlight for this year’s Democrat nomination race without being in a single race or speaking at a single debate. As Biden crumbles, his supporters go looking for a new old man of the middle. Bloomberg himself has spent $200 million on his campaign so far. Out of the woodwork, journalists,…