Lynx Roundup, March 14th 2020

Lynx Roundup, March 14th 2020

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

The more valuable your work is to society, the less you’ll be paid for it
One of the most frequently heard complaints from supporters of the Occupy Wall Street movement—particularly the ones working too much to spend much time in the camps, but who could only show up for marches or to express support on the Web—ran along the lines of: “I wanted to do something useful with
Let’s Own PG&E
PG&E is a profitable disaster. We deserve a utility run for people, not profit. Let’s take it out of investors’ hands and put it in the public’s.
Few things are as dangerous as economists with physics envy – John Rapley | Aeon Ideas
Economies are made up of people and politics, not immutable laws: economists should get over their physics envy
Inequality is an undeniable fact in America
In the lore of capitalist America, the United States is a place where anyone can make it. But that’s increasingly not the case.

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Matthew Alhonte

Supervillain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python.