Archives for Jun 23, 2012 @ 12:19

A New Party: The Austerity Party

What if a new political party arose called The Austerity Party? (Don’t read into this piece what I must believe if I post something like this — the issue here is How best to reduce debt to sustainable levels?) Niall Ferguson… Governments should be more honest about the size of their debts and young voters [Read More…]

Asian American Demographic

From Urban Faith by Christine A. Scheller: Asian Americans are on the rise demographically, according to a new Pew Research Center survey. But some activists object, saying the community is not monolithic. “Asian Americans are the highest-income, best-educated and fastest-growing racial group in the United States,” according to a new Pew Research Center report, which is curiously [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings

Gotta love them ducks! Post of the week by Sarah Bessey — her six year old daughter said she wanted to lose weight … Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan … cool. Stop yourself a bit, slow down, and read this exquisite piece by Ann Voskamp. Age revolutions: “Swimmer Dara Torres, 45, is still sprinting in [Read More…]