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As public fervor for equality climbs, new equality research demonstrates that an "egalitarian society" may not be what we want after all. "There is no empirical evidence so far that people have any aversion to inequality itself." – Christina Starmans et. al., "Why people prefer unequal societies" ☆ New research in Nature, conducted by a research [...]

Warren Buffet gives me hope in capitalism. Buffett is undeniably one of the greatest business philosophers in history. He is also widely considered to be the most successful investor of the 20th century, with an estimated net worth of $66.4 billion, 99% of which he's pledged to philanthropic causes. And I haven't been able to shake something [...]

I've been telling and retelling an interesting Trump anecdote over the past few days. When The Donald's campaign manager, Paul Manafort, reached out to John Kasich about the vice presidency, Kasich reportedly asked (as one does), "What's the job description?" To which Manafort replied, "You'll be in charge of domestic and foreign policy." "Well," asked Kasich, [...]