Connecting the Dots, January 2017

Trump vs. Big Pharma Welfare Queens

January 17, 2017

“They’re getting away with murder,” said President-elect Donald Trump at last week’s epic news conference.

We’re All Low-Skilled Workers Now

January 10, 2017

The news headlines after last Friday’s jobs report proved it again: Life is hard (and getting harder) for low-skilled workers. Illegal immigrants take their service industry jobs. Robots take their manufacturing industry jobs.

Trump’s Year of Living Locally

January 3, 2017

Happy New Year. Against all odds, we made it through 2016.