Very simple thing that bothers me about ‘conservative’ economic views

Putting aside how Republicans haven’t been “fiscally responsible” and how there really is no free market (it’s basically all a legal framework)…conservatives ultimately say, “Corporate profits are better than government dependence.”  Well, okay, but what if we’re dependent on corporate … Continue reading Very simple thing that bothers me about ‘conservative’ economic views

Biased Judgment: Professionalism Sucks and Productivity Hacks are for Corporate Cults and Gurus

For a place that’s such a haven to liberals/leftists, it’s remarkable how obsessed they are with catering to productivity, professionalism — all hallmarks of authoritarianism and corporate culture. Continue reading Biased Judgment: Professionalism Sucks and Productivity Hacks are for Corporate Cults and Gurus

The ‘Success Sequence’ Sounds Like a Horror Movie Title

As I’ve stated before, sometimes Medium.com writers produce quality articles (in addition to some bad ones). One of these is by Bertrand Cooper, who questions the so-called “success sequence.” Many of you are wondering, ‘Okay, what is that?” Well, the … Continue reading The ‘Success Sequence’ Sounds Like a Horror Movie Title

Universal Basic Income: Beyond the (Real or Imagined) Women’s Wage Gap

I was reading a little about feminism, and I realized how it ultimately calls for something like a universal basic income. I’m actually not against the idea. So, while I critique some views that fall under the broad “feminist” label, … Continue reading Universal Basic Income: Beyond the (Real or Imagined) Women’s Wage Gap