Archives for April 11, 2014

Activist Post: Can’t Find a Job? Join a Timebank

Increasing long-term unemployment may be responsible for the booming gray economy. With the job participation rate in America at all-time lows, nearly¬†92 million able-aged adults are not working¬†but are still able to contribute a service, even if that’s merely baking a pie. After all, people still have to eat and get services. Timebanking networks are […]

“The egg”

You were on your way home when you died. It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you, but to no avail. Your body was so utterly shattered you were better off, […]