I'm sick of America's rancorous win-lose politics. Everything is about one party winning and the other party losing. We need our representatives in…
Why doesn’t some moderately sane Republican politician tell Donald Trump and his suck-up acolytes in the White House and the Senate — in fact, why…
My mother is dying of dementia. My mother-in-law died of dementia. Friends’ parents are dying or have died of dementia. I know from these experiences…
The 2017 corporate tax cuts and the tax break on repatriation of profits from foreign subsidiaries were supposed to increase investment and create jobs…
Since my last post about my Tesla Model 3 experiences, I’ve driven it another 2,700 miles and have taken two long trips. Here are new things that I’ve…
The word desiderata describes perfectly what I want to discuss in this post on real tax reform. I first encountered it taking Professor Fred Brooks’s…
In previous posts (here and here), I’ve described by experiences with my Model 3. After driving it over 9,000 miles, I still love the car. In this post…
Trump is the most dangerous president we’ve had in at least a century, maybe for all time. He is tearing down the foundations of our country, following…
In my last post, I discussed why tax deductions are inherently unfair in that a deduction of a certain dollar amount is worth more to someone paying a…
Alexander Hamilton, the founder of the American economic system, laid the foundation for government investment in new and important economic enterprise…
Purpose I call myself a progressive and I’m active in a local group that calls itself the Progressive Democrats of Orange County (NC). People sometimes…
I bought a Tesla Model 3 electric vehicle (EV) about two months ago. Tesla is undeniably cool, but is an electric car practical today and is it…