D.C. Internet drama threatens Web access for all
The energetic Republican base and the most influential Republicans in Congress want action. It just won’t necessarily be what the mainstream consider important.
Imports from China are the backbone of the Puget Sound ports.
What happens in Europe can’t stay there, even in the Asian Century, because of the EU’s huge size and influence on the global economy.
Oil is still costly, a head wind to economic growth.
Railroads didn’t die. In fact, they will be an increasingly important part of the 21st century transportation of freight and people.
If the leap of faith and goodwill that led to this historic agreement between the Port of Seattle and Port of Tacoma continue, great things can happen.
Seattle’s boom could stop in a heartbeat.
Washington state estimates that in 2012, the “military industry” was responsible for 136,000 jobs and $15.7 billion in economic activity.
Bill Gates, the richest person of our new gilded age, is not only the world’s biggest giver but also one of our most influential public intellectuals.
Creating new world-class universities not among hobbies of super wealthy today.