Socialism for Dummies

Even though this article is entitled “Socialism for Dummies”, you’re a smart cookie for wanting to learn about socialism. You are about to learn about THE premier alternative to capitalism. Socialism may have sparked your interest when you heard Bernie Sanders throw around the term. That’s what got me interested. And trying to figure itRead more

The Evolutionary Reason Why You Should Be a Minimalist

One of my favorite anecdotes ever is from a book on alternative economies called Sacred Economics. The book describes a situation where the missionary-turned-linguist Charles L. Everett was studying an Amazonian hunter-gatherer group called the Pirahã. The linguist noticed that when a Pirahã hunter returned with a large kill, he would throw a big feast.Read more