Steven Landsburg does some fine editing of this NY Times article on the pending FTAs with Colombia, Panama and S. Korea: “The Obama administration said that it would not seek Congressional approval of free trade agreements (FTAs) with Colombia, Panama … read more
From the introduction of the Global Commission on Drug Policy Report: “The global war on drugs has failed, with devastating consequences for individuals and societies around the world. Fifty years after the initiation of the UN Single Convention on Narcotic … read more
a mix of contemporary knowledge and text-book style questions, to find out.
Scott Grannis points to this excellent Salon article “Everything You’ve Heard About Fossil Fuels May Be Wrong” about natural gas and fracking, here are some excerpts: “According to the conventional wisdom, the U.S. and other industrial nations must undertake a … read more