Want Peace? Take off Your Glasses!

It is hard to tell whether Donald Trump is seeking America’s self-interest or his own.  In a perfect world self-interest is a thing of beauty.  For instance, when buyers and sellers meet each wants to get the best price for themselves. The buyer wants the lowest price and the seller wants the highest price. BuyersContinue reading “Want Peace? Take off Your Glasses!”

The Mascot of the Day

Donald Trump is the mascot for xenophobes who feel threatened by immigration and social change and who have been economically marginalized. This white working class blame immigration, social change and a black president for all their economic woes.  Growing inequality, higher unemployment and financial insecurity has led this group of Americans to support this boisterousContinue reading “The Mascot of the Day”