Musings on American politics
Queer market socialist here. Will occasionally add blogs when I can regarding my ever evolving thoughts on political economy, and maybe some social issues too. Enjoy!
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With marijuana laws changing at a breakneck pace in the US at the state level, whether it be full recreational use (indeed as I write this, New Mexico just legalized it) or at the very least decriminalization, it’s a good time to revisit our national drug policy. Drugs are not an easy thing to dealContinue reading “Drugs”
In response to critiques against child allowances, mostly due to the newly expanded child tax credit under Biden, Elizabeth Bruenig wrote a piece about allowances, specifically around notions from the critics that it supposedly both reduces employment and reinforces the traditional gender role of stay-at-home mothers. While there are controversies around the particular people sheContinue reading “Give parents a choice, but also destroy gender roles”
This is actually the name of a study (free PDF download) released last year that I recently finished reading (of course, these are the things I apparently do on Friday evenings). I talk plenty about universalism as it relates to the welfare state and staunchly favor it as a worthy socialist goal. However, this conceptContinue reading “Targeting within universalism”
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