Monthly Archive: August 2012

Aug 14

Cloudy and scattered rioting in France

by Don Hank   Yes, I know. Why even mention it? In France, it’s like talking about the weather. The talking heads in the videos linked below are reporting that the riots in Amiens Nord were caused by “young people.” But those who recall the Paris riots a while back know that, when speaking of rioters, the …

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Aug 10

All major political parties want poverty for the US

by Don Hank The below-linked report shows that of all factors studied, the one most strongly correlated with GDP, or national wealth, is strength of the rule of law. http://www.capitalismwithoutfailure.com/2012/07/the-main-driver-of-gdp-growth-strong.html Quote: …he mentioned that he had done a study based on analysis by an institution that looks at all sorts of “fuzzy” data, like how easy …

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