Why we don’t care about teachers

This AlterNet article decries massive paydays C-level high tech executives, hedge fund managers and start up founders get in high-profile, record-setting deals. The writer compares massive earnings these people get to how many teachers that money could hire, presumably asserting that buying more teachers is a better way to spend that money. I'm struggling to … Continue reading Why we don’t care about teachers

All one percenters are not created equal

Bud Konheim, CEO and co-founder of fashion label Nicole Miller was recently vilified for his stupid comments. He was the latest percenter putting his foot where it doesn't belong. Of course the 99 percent went crazy, calling Konheim insensitive, out of touch, and of course much worse. While it's common these days to decry some one percent members … Continue reading All one percenters are not created equal