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On this Labor day, when families all across America are struggling, it’s fitting for us to reflect on the profound insight of that prominent economic theorist, George W Bush. In 2000, explaining his economic policy... [read more]
Most Americans never heard of the Doha Round, and if they did catch the name they might assume that it’s some sort of donut.
Unfortunately, it’s nothing so sweet. Instead, this... [read more]
As we Texans have learned from experience, it doesn’t take an IQ much higher than room temperature to be governor of the Lone Star State. But surely someone was fooling with the... [read more]
Great news for you Horatio Algers! There are now more than 10 million people in the world who are millionaires or better. See, it’s easy to get rich, so join the club!
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Gosh, it’s nearly time for George W’s annual fly-in to New Orleans, where he’ll hold a photo-op and tell the hard-hit locals that he still feels their pain.
I suppose that... [read more]
Martha Kegel thought she’d seen it all – the horror of the flooding of New Orleans, the callousness and incompetence of George W’s response, the scandal of people still left homeless three years after the... [read more]
Did you get it? Did you get George W’s “signal”?
The White House says that Bush was signaling to us Americans last week that he was focused on our economic... [read more]
To find a splendid example of “The Common Good” in action, look to our nation’s extraordinary network of public parks – spaces open to all people and available to the community for everything from recreation to public discourse.
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