Commonly-used business indicators show the nation is in recovery from the Great Recession. Earlier this week, the DOW (one measure of the health of the stock market) closed above $18,000, an all-time high.
Pulse of the Heartland
Fans of “Dilbert,” the comic strip written and illustrated by Scott Adams, should have seen this coming. Over the years, Mr.
In 2011, while some were proposing splitting California into a number of different states, the Social Science Research Council issued its inaugural issue of “A Portrait of California,” which was part of its
I went solar. What in the world was I thinking?
“When the past no longer illuminates the future, the spirit walks in darkness.”
— Alexis de Tocqueville, “Democracy in America”
Last week, I wrote about the fact that the world’s richest people are getting richer by the minute.
“Inequality is the root of social evil.”
— Pope Francis