Intelligent Look at America’s Income Inequality

This month Slate has published an unusually thoughtful series on America’s rising income inequality. The series comes in ten segments, all penned by Slate columnist Timothy North. The Great Divergence: Trying to Understanding America’s Income Inequality I recommend the series to my readers without reservation, and note that Mr. North’s sections on the United State’s […]

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Citizen Vigilantism: The Next Step in Mexico’s Drug War?

From an Associated Press wire: Mexico: Mob Beats to Death Suspected Kidnappers CBS News. 22 September 2010. CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico – Mexican authorities say a mob has beaten two alleged kidnappers to death in the northern border state of Chihuahua. Chihuahua state prosecutors’ spokesman Arturo Sandoval says dozens of angry people in the town of […]

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