Captured: People In Prison Drawing CEOs Who Should Be

What a great idea! Prison artists doing portraits of CEOs, and listing their crimes against the environment, economy and society. They can be seen in a book published by The Captured Project, whose website states that all "profits go toward holding corporations responsible for their crimes, reforming the criminal justice system, and removing corporate control … Continue reading Captured: People In Prison Drawing CEOs Who Should Be

From Fox News to Fake News: Propaganda vs.Truth and The Struggle to Save Our Cultural Soul

People need good lies. There are too many bad ones. -Kurt Vonnegut / Politics, Money and Culture Politics, money and culture have become bound together in an immense Gordian knot. Many accept this perverse relationship as normal. However, it is not normal, and the co-mingling has produced an intractable force which exploits society's willingness to … Continue reading From Fox News to Fake News: Propaganda vs.Truth and The Struggle to Save Our Cultural Soul

A Myth in Pursuit of Happiness

How Pursuing Wealth for Happiness and Security Assures Having Neither ~ The man knew what he wanted and went out and got it! Walked into a jungle and comes out at the age of twenty-one, and he's rich! - Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman. Show Me The Money! Is it true that anyone … Continue reading A Myth in Pursuit of Happiness

How Long Does It Take to Make A Trillion?

If you're mathematically challenged like me, you need help relating to numbers followed by lots of zero's. I understand the hundreds and thousands well enough, and can even comprehend millions - at least in the abstract. But for anything beyond that, you might as well be speaking Abyssinian. So in order to get some sort … Continue reading How Long Does It Take to Make A Trillion?