News coverage around the world is agreed that Greece defaulting on a €1.6bn loan repayment is the end of the fiscal world. In America, the Wall Street banks would just call that kind of chump change the cost of doing business. I think the Finance Minister, Yanis Varoufakis,mneatly described the issue when Syriza came to … More Greek default a disaster? Bull.
The reaction to today’s historic Supreme Court decision that states cannot ban same-sex marriages echoed the scenes from Dublin last month. People hugged, kissed, laughed and cried tears of joy. The decision made people feel connected, loved, equal and safe. Contrast this with the reactions of those who would have preferred a different outcome if the court had ruled … More The SCOTUS “I do” for all decision