USA Tariff-Lined Self-Made Box Canyon

CNN says many US Senators are upset about yesterday’s White House announcement of new import tariffs of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum. For the most part, the Senators worry about other countries raising retaliatory tariffs. Although GOP Senators claim tariffs are a Democratic...
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Strategy versus Tactics

This week the UK celebrated the 100th anniversary of the day when some women got the right to vote. Discussion about the difference between suffragists and suffragettes got plenty of airtime. I heard nothing about why the movement needed, at a strategic level, both approaches....
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Set Procedures As If For Cows

Some problems in the world of work are so pervasive that they turn up in conversation everywhere. In the UK, a personal aggravation of mine has become a widespread topic. I hear about it from executives, managers and the rank and file in business, from...
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