Green Tech Still Hopeless for “The New Poor”


Only the New York Times can publish an article on jobs that aren’t coming back, call it “creative destruction” and say that it “benefit[s] the economy.”
You think I’m joking.
From Catherine Rampbell’s piece “In a Job Market Shift, Some Workers Are Left Behind“ in the New York Time’s “The New Poor” series:
This “creative destruction” in the job market [...]

Jim Manzi: Keeping America’s Edge – National Affairs


The United States is in a tough spot. As we dig ourselves out from a serious financial crisis and a deep recession, our very efforts to recover are exacerbating much more fundamental problems that our country has let fester for too long. Beyond our short-term worries, and behind many of today’s political debates, lurks the […]