http://joelkotkin.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/bezos-jeff.jpg300400Joel Kotkin/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/jkotkin_logo.pngJoel Kotkin2017-06-20 14:40:142017-06-20 14:50:06Amazon Eats Up Whole Foods as the New Masters of the Universe Plunder America
California prides itself on being the resistance. Resist Trump, fight climate change, be progressive, it’s all a bunch of nonsense. There’s no way the left’s ideas can really work. California has become a dangerous liberal experiment.
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California is widely celebrated as the fount of technical, cultural and political innovation. Now we seem primed to outdo even ourselves, creating a new kind of socialism that, in the end, more resembles feudalism than social democracy.
Even before the election of Donald Trump, and more so afterwards, the dysfunction of the GOP has been glaringly obvious. Yet, favorability ratings for the Democrats, notes Gallup, have also been dropping, and are nearly identical to that of the Republicans.
http://joelkotkin.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Middle-class-betrayal.jpg8331480Joel Kotkin/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/jkotkin_logo.pngJoel Kotkin2017-06-03 16:37:582017-06-06 17:00:34The Great Betrayal of Middle America
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