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Or should we consider speed limits, guardrails, and restrictions on size?

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Why Europe doesn’t produce innovative new companies

Image credit: San Diego Union-Tribune


No Mercy No Malice

Much like an Etch-A-Sketch, Covid has presented an opportunity to envision our lives turned upside down, powder redistributed


Performative displays of allyship are no substitute for substantive activism

source: Wikimedia


Meet the executives who burn millions daily and enrich themselves while creating no real value

The Daily Benjamin Burn™ (DBB) is how much money an executive lit on fire per day during their tenure.


Number Crunch

Standardized testing is back, but this time it’s for Covid-19


No Mercy No Malice

When society becomes so enamored with individual success, it forgets, and even attacks, the very institutions that enable it

An illustration of a vintage-style plane with propellers flying through the clouds, with large coronavirus cells being “dropped” from the plane.
An illustration of a vintage-style plane with propellers flying through the clouds, with large coronavirus cells being “dropped” from the plane.
Illustrations: Scott Galloway

American individualism and institutions


Number Crunch

Consumers really, really, really want a vacation

38%: Share of Americans who say they would give up sex for a year to travel Source: CNBC
38%: Share of Americans who say they would give up sex for a year to travel Source: CNBC


Number Crunch

When it comes to paying low-wage laborers, fast fashion is taking it slow

Number Crunch logo next to the text “$22 Billion: Amount that clothing brands owe their supplier factories. Source: Workers Rights Consortium” and above silhouette illustrations of workers at sewing stations.
Number Crunch logo next to the text “$22 Billion: Amount that clothing brands owe their supplier factories. Source: Workers Rights Consortium” and above silhouette illustrations of workers at sewing stations.


The vaccines are coming — and everyone’s rushing to get lip injections

Illustration: Rob Dobi

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