Common Cents

America, the cheapskate. With this new administration, there's a lot of talk about balancing the budget, reducing taxes, and that old chestnut--"job creation".  Part of the problem is that we don't have people developing skills that are more relevant to the economy than coal mining, but that's another post for another day. But conservatives love … Continue reading Common Cents

Trayvon, Eric, Mike, et al : Where do we go from here?

2014-15 was when Millenials collectively figured out that white people are still racist, the political system is rigged, and the justice system is crooked af. So what are we going to do about it? If you were to compile a list of victims of police violence, and only include those who got media coverage, you'd still come … Continue reading Trayvon, Eric, Mike, et al : Where do we go from here?