Do the Math

Do the Math

Do the math. As economic inequality has reached historic highs, and as political squabbles have led to a government shutdown and the possibility of a failure to raise the debt ceiling, economic and budgetary issues should be front and center on the progressive agenda....
People Before Profit

People Before Profit

Charity should be about helping people that need help. Most of the time, that’s pretty straightforward. But in the arena of food aid, the federal government finds it a little hard to grasp. Most US food aid must be US grown and shipped on US-flagged vessels....
Google’s Privacy Policy, Revisited

Google’s Privacy Policy, Revisited

Several months ago I blogged about the creation of Google’s new privacy policy. Now, regulators in Europe, led by the French CNIL, are challenging the implementation of the privacy policy, alleging both that Google gives insufficient notice to users about data...