Without solid economic, political and ideological bases, the U.S. lacks the legitimacy and authority it needs to operate beyond its borders, argues Nicolas J.S. Davies in this essay.

Source: U.S. Empire Still Incoherent After All These Years – Consortiumnews

It’s Imperialism. by Ursula Wolfe-Rocca

Posted: 2018/02/16 by Punkonomics (@dearbalak) in Uncategorized


Why is the School System Failing? – YouTube

Posted: 2018/02/12 by Punkonomics (@dearbalak) in Links/Articles/Video

Millennials are DADA! of course they are lol

Posted: 2018/02/11 by Punkonomics (@dearbalak) in Uncategorized


Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.

(Daniel Defoe, 17th c., famous for Robinson Crusoe)

This is somewhat difficult but well worth the effort (Beni)

Of all the derangements of contemporary American political culture—and there are many—the gormless liberal pursuit of a shapeless Russia conspiracy has got to be the dumbest.

Source: The Uncomfortable Truth About Whole Foods and Amazon’s Grocery Monopoly | Alternet

Interesting youth opinion polls on politics

Posted: 2018/01/29 by Punkonomics (@dearbalak) in Uncategorized