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Zoe Lofgren and the H-1B Question

Following a request from Robert Stark, I’ve decided to write about H-1B visas. Obviously, I’m naturally appalled when foreigners take American jobs. I also know employers are full of shit when they contend that there’s a dearth of skilled workers; … Continue reading

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The Bay Area and the FIRE Economy

At the recommendation of Robert Stark, I checked out his interview of Bay Area housing activist Laura Foote Clark. Listen to it here. Needless to say, the lack of affordable accommodations in the Bay is a blatantly obvious problem, one that has a full third … Continue reading

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