Daily Archives: October 31, 2011

Gini Index 0.38!: Another Occupy Wall Street Slogan

I guess one of the ways that Occupy Wall Street needs to become more economically literate is by knowing about the Gini Index, which measures inequality. The Gini Index is 0 if everyone has the same income, and 1 if … Continue reading

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‘As Our Problems Become More Complex, Our Attention Span Diminishes’ Social Media?

I asked a friend of mine, who is an expert on social media, a question that has concerned me for some time. 1) Is the planet wide instant messaging Twitter world we are creating, the beginnings of a collective mind … Continue reading

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Conflict Poetry: What Narcissism Means to Me

One of the key steps in the conflict model underlying this blog (see the relevant pages in the Home Page heading) is Getting Real. So many of the issues I post on in the wider political world seem to reflect … Continue reading

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