U.S. rates on wealth have fallen while rates on labor income have gone up. That’s unsustainable.
Eighty years ago, just like today, a fiscal crisis almost totally dominated the nation’s capital.
Israel’s fundamental policy toward the Palestinians is the problem, and that policy has hardly changed, despite the left, right and center parties that have been in power.
U.S. nuclear plants are storing increasing amounts of highly radioactive spent fuel in pools that are vulnerable to accident or attack. New safety policies are needed.