Is Obama Ineducable?

Yesterday Obama got a group of top CEOs to sign a meaningless pledge to not discriminate against the long-term unemployed when hiring. “It’s a cruel Catch-22,” Obama said from the White House after the meeting. “The longer you’re unemployed, the more unemployable you...

in praise of income inequality

My very liberal close friend regularly rails about “obscene” gaps in income in the USA. I always ask: What income ratio (poor vs. rich) defines obscene? Is it published or is it something you just know in your gut? Is this ratio confined geographically?...