Humanity Is Sloppily, Awkwardly Lumbering Toward Consciousness Caitlin Johnstone
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Chamber of Commerce urges Biden to double visa quota amid nationwide worker shortageYahoo News. Good to see the CoC finally coming out in support of open borders
‘When is this going to end?’: US factory town devastated by jobs moving overseas Guardian (Re Silc). The town is in West Virginia, so why not see what President Manchin can do?
Policies That Make the Poor Less PoorEclogiselle
Tasks, Automation, and the Rise in US Wage Inequality Daron Acemoglu & Pascual Restrepo, NBER.
NEWS YOU CAN USE: Particularly if you’re in the corporate boardroom and letting Twitter flamewars dictate company policy.
Why, it’s like “Twitter sentiment is a Styrofoam iceberg. You may think 9/10 of it is underwater, but actually, 9/10 of it is visible,” to coin an Insta-phrase. Somebody should write a book about this stuff.
Why Are Billionaires Presumed Innocent? Daily Poster, David Sirota.
Biden’s Antitrust Revolutionaries Project Syndicate
EVERYONE’S IN FAVOR EXCEPT FOR THE POLITICAL CLASS. I WONDER WHY? Landslide: 80% support photo ID for voting, including 62% of Democrats and overwhelming share of minorities.