Monthly Archives: March 2012

Minsky Moment

Why is it, that we never really attempted to script a convincing narrative of the 2008¬†financial crash? What really happened? Was it rogue traders gone wild with hookers and blow? Was it a once in a lifetime “black swan” event … Continue reading

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Pot Getting Hotter

WTF! No, that doesn’t stand for President Obama’s Orwellian re-election slogan, Winning The Future, but I am starting to feel like the character Winston Smith in the novel¬†1984. The war on terror non-stop fear campaign has been operational for over … Continue reading

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Rock Stars

I believe that there is an alternative to finance driven capitalism as the only way to organize an economy. This system, let’s call it neoliberalism, insists on a market culture as the master design for all human affairs. Profit making … Continue reading

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