(4 comments) SHARE Friday, April 26, 2019 A High Misdemeanor
President Trump committed a high political misdemeanor: he asked Russia to win an election.
SHARE Sunday, November 4, 2018 About Granting American Citizenship
If we decide to deny the privilege of American citizenship to babies born to illegal immigrants, we have to be clear what is that we are denying. We are denying, no, we are preventing an explicit appreciation of our country.
(7 comments) SHARE Saturday, June 16, 2018 Redemption of the Bully
What to do with President Trump? Impeachment, if feasible at alll, will take a long time -- and it will split the country asunder. Would a call for The Redemption of the Bully unify the country? The Greeks used ostracism to deal with obnoxious politicians; can we invent a Program of Redemption? Series: Concordian economics (2 Articles, 2077 views)
(3 comments) SHARE Tuesday, November 14, 2017 A Modest Proposal for Peace
If Kim Jong-un agrees to stop his race to arms, will President Trump stop threatening North Korea's destruction? And if the two of them agree, will members of the international community underwrite the agreement with their own lives?
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, April 12, 2017 To Pay For Health Care There Is Also The Amish Way, The American Way
As in many other economic policies, our nation is at an impasse concerning health care because we are locked into two irreconcilable ideologies: market vs government. The third way is the Amish way, the American way. The Amish pay cash for health care; save a bundle; and are in full control. This solution implies that we have to make the American consumer rich again.
SHARE Saturday, April 8, 2017 What To Do If The Stock Market Crashes?
When the market crashed, bailouts and bailins prevented total collapse of the economy. Next time, governments might not be as free to use taxpayers' resources and the condition of the economy will become more dangerous. Next time, however, the damage will be minimal if the Fed opens its Discount Window to fund infrastructure and Main Street projects -- the real market, in other words, rather than the financial market.
(4 comments) SHARE Monday, November 21, 2016 A Revolution from the Center
America shuns revolutions from the right as from the left. Are we going through a true revolution from the center now? This mental framework clarifies many current electoral reactions. Series: Concordian economics (2 Articles, 2077 views)
(4 comments) SHARE Monday, November 7, 2016 A Few Words of Caution
We must defeat Donald Trump for his own good and the good of the nation; we must elect Hillary Clinton for her good and our good.
SHARE Thursday, October 13, 2016 More on Compassion
Stephen Dinan has opened up an important area of political research, an area that so far seems to be confined to a host of related disciplines--from psychology to religion to New Age studies. This is the new, stunning political imperative he has proposed: We must defeat Donald Trump for his own good.