We've recently changed the engine behind this site to Wordpress in order to improve security and your experience using the site.
It will take awhile to move nearly three years' posts over to this new site. While we're doing that, however, the busting of pro-growth bias will continue. We'll be making new posts while working behind the scenes to restore this site's history.
It’s disheartening to see an economics professor regurgitate the myth that economic growth can allow us to ignore inequity and poverty. But perhaps I should thank University of Georgia’s Jeffrey Dorfman for giving us this classic, textbook example of the kind of thinking that keeps our society chasing growth
House Speaker Paul Ryan yesterday staked his claim to our Wall of Shame with a couple of very misguided statements showing he skipped science class during the lessons on sustainability, overshoot and overpopulation.