Is Trump more fascist than Hillary or Bernie?

Since fascism is the political topic of the day — well, of the century — it’s important to ask specifically what is fascism. Many go with “I know it when

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Taiwan’s Social Safety Net is the Street Market

Free-marketers are often ridiculed for suggesting the welfare state can be substantially replaced by free enterprise: that we’re smoking funny weed to even suggest that able-bodied adults would be better

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Fast Company on the Jobs of the Future

One take on the “jobs of the future,” looking at 2025. There’s a pretty heavy dose of artistic license here; “sex worker trainers” is a fairly unconventional choice. Still, overall

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Review: Robin Hanson’s Age of Em

Robin Hanson, the closest we have today to an economist of science fiction — he might prefer “economist of the singularity” — has a new book out this week. Called

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Another dropping shoe in Credit: Lending Standards

Banks Starting to Cut Back on the Cheap Money More evidence of erosion in credit this month as the Fed’s lending standards surveys come out.

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