Rolling jubilee

Rolling Jubilee.

Great idea!

"A bailout of the people by the people

Rolling Jubilee is a Strike Debt project that buys debt for pennies on the dollar, but instead of collecting it, abolishes it. Together we can liberate debtors at random through a campaign of mutu Continue reading Rolling jubilee

Mystery solved

I solved an old mystery today, thanks to one of the Russian language podcasts I’ve been listening to lately. It’s a phase I’m going through. I’m starting to listen to Hindi, Chinese and Brazilian Portuguese, too. I guess I’m doing all of the “Continue reading Mystery solved

The virtual recovery

"… the low 2011 real median household income is the summation, in most cases, of two household earners, whereas in 1967-68 one earner could produce the same real income.

… when both husband and wife have to work in order to maintain the same purchasing power, household income from the wife's in-kind household services is Continue reading The virtual recovery