Tag Archives: Kondratieff Winter

Where is this going?

The G-7 leaders are meeting “even as we speak” to come up with a plan to “save us”.  Of course, as in anything else political, the definition of “us” should be of interest to those of us on Main Street … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Crisis | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

My last trip to a casino.

This happened more than ten years ago, when I was living in Kansas City, Missouri. KCMO comes equipped with “riverboat casinos”, which are actually “pier casinos”, but that doesn’t sound as romantic as “riverboat”.  One day I decided to go … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Crisis | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Getting ready for poverty.

It looks like we are approaching “punctuated equilibrium” — a time when events and changes move rapidly — the “old” crumbles and a new way of doing things settles into place. Only one thing seems certain about the present financial mess.  … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Crisis, Social Justice | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment