The Hypocrisy of U.S. Housing Policies

Systematic racism takes many forms.  It has always been the case that Blacks and other minorities lag Whites with respect to education, health, income, and wealth.  It is a well-documented and recognized fact of our society.  Obviously, there are many root causes of these social disparities. However, I want to focus on what I considerContinue reading “The Hypocrisy of U.S. Housing Policies”

You Have Been K’ed

At many businesses, there is a running joke that 25% of the people do 75% of the work. After working at a number of companies over my career, this does not seem to be a joke. In fact, my experience has been that it is more the norm than the exception. But that is notContinue reading “You Have Been K’ed”

Federal Deficits, Debt, and U.S. Economic Growth

Background I have been a political independent my entire adult life.  Whether it is being caught up in the cult of Apple iPhones or a professional football team, I want no part of it.  This is particularly true when it comes to political parties.  In 2016 election I split my votes between presidential and congressionalContinue reading “Federal Deficits, Debt, and U.S. Economic Growth”