When faced with his own Rubicon moment, will Trump provoke a crisis or will he stand down?
Julius Caesar’s and Donald Trump’s outsized ambition and lack of scruples turned them into dangers to republican values and institutions. But how were they different?
In their ruthless pursuit of power and self-aggrandizement, both Caesar and Trump run roughshod over laws and norms.
Why Donald Trump resembles Julius Caesar more than does Obama or practically any other figure in recent history.
Is Donald Trump poised to learn the lessons that Jimmy Carter learnt in 1976?
Paine’s revolutionary proposal to “share the wealth” from land and natural resources may help solve the climate crisis.
The issue that is poised to bring common-wealth dividends into the mainstream today is climate change.
As automation eliminates jobs, Paine’s proposal to share wealth from the commons shows a way forward.
Nearly a century after Thomas Paine’s proposal, reformer Henry George popularized a similar scheme.