Friday, May 25, 2018

In the news, Wednesday, May 9, 2018


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from FEE (Foundation for Economic Education)
RIGHT-CENTER BIAS, HIGH, non-profit organization

Going to Be Legendary: How Archetypes Keep Showing up in Work
I think it’s helpful to look at how the “new” jobs of today reflect the same archetypal social roles played out in the legends we love.

Starbucks Is the Latest Victim of Pseudoscience
The requirement of a cancer warning on coffee in California is based on evidence that is flimsy at best.

Karl Marx and Marxism at Two Hundred
Looking over the political and economic landscape of what Karl Marx’s ideas wrought, over especially the last one hundred years, one might think that his name and his legacy would be held in the same hatred, contempt, and disgust as Adolf Hitler, the fashioner of German National Socialism (Nazism). But, instead, at a time when we are marking the two hundredth anniversary of Karl Marx’s birth, we see his ideas continuing to have their perverse effect, including in the transmuted form of tribalist “identity politics.”


from The Spokesman-Review
Newspaper in Spokane, Washington


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