“I’m walking here!” vs. “We’re walking here!” – a study in cultural diversity

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Japan and U.S. cultures could not be more different. Last night, as I and a bunch of pedestrians were walking through a busy intersection in Kyoto, a white haired woman beat ferociously on a car that had stopped too late in the crosswalk thereby forcing everyone to walk around both sides and side step onto the curb past iron gates. …

Guaranteed basic income ain’t socialism- it’s free chips and bus vouchers

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A guaranteed basic income is a desperate attempt by policy makers to invert and abandon ‘trickle down’ economics that has been on a roll for the last 30 years.