All humans are priceless

Aug. 11, 2015 by

In a previous post, I wrote about how using physical money is a terrible way to run civilization, mainly because money was created by governments to finance wars, not to make civilization work.  Money and markets care little for people. At the end

“It’s too expensive”

“It’s too expensive”

Apr. 7, 2015 by

Seth Godin writes: Companies don’t care about you. Brands don’t care about you. Institutions don’t care about you either. The only people who are able to care about you are people. The question is, then, is this institution owned, organized,

50 shades of delusion called “freedom”

50 shades of delusion called “freedom”

Mar. 31, 2015 by

Some die-hard proponents of capitalism argue that nothing offers freedom like their favorite economic system.  They say no other system comes close to offering freedom.  They couldn’t be more wrong. Die-hards who favor capitalism and it’s ugly step-sister, democracy, often

When capitalism was good

When capitalism was good

May. 8, 2014 by

I love ice cream. At 50, that love is paying back in pounds. Not English currency, the fatty variety. I still eat it though telling myself I’ll just exercise more. Yeah, right. My fiancé and I were enjoying a home-made