Connecting the Dots, July 2018
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July 17, 2018Economists disagree about job automation: Some see imminent doom, others think we can adjust. There’s not a lot in-between.
July 10, 2018Americans may be bitterly divided on everything else, but we all agree on one thing: We love our dogs. Our cats, too, plus a few other companion species. We’ve made them part of the family.
July 3, 2018According to the dictionary, “welfare” is a word that describes our health, happiness, and fortunes. But in the US, it usually refers to government support, which many consider shameful. No one wants to be “on” welfare.