Empires don’t fall by peripheries breaking away; their downfall comes when the core melts.
The UBI experiment in Finland shows the point of such a program: providing long-term (theoretically, forever), but modest financial aid to all citizens regardless of who they are.
Tin foil hats are not a smart way to deal with the new global political reality.
Economic inefficiency is the accepted result of staying in power until you turn 90.
Taking a closer look at the state of Pennsylvania reveals a lot about the political geography of the United States.
With the major setback delivered by the referendum, Obama’s goal of ending these two remnants of the Cold War might not be fulfilled before his term is up.