Isla Vista: Armed Misogyny

This weekend’s massacre in Isla Vista was a misogynistic act of terrorism. Misogynistic acts of terrorism in Nigeria look like the kidnapping of hundreds of girls from a classroom. Misogynistic acts of terrorism in Pakistan look like Malala getting shot on a school bus. It shouldn’t surprise us that a misogynistic act of terrorism in…

The Affordable Housing Conundrum

Housing costs are out of control in San Francisco. Unless you play for the 49ers or have disrupted something besides study hall, good luck living in a non-hovel. Even Peter Thiel is taking note: Let me give a Silicon Valley—and New York City—focused answer. We have to figure out ways to make housing more affordable…

What Newspapers Can Learn From Kodak And Instagram

Controlling the means of exchange of a good or service the public demands has always been one of the best ways to make money. This is how Jews got rich (and attracted haters) during the Middle Ages and why El Chapo is one of the wealthiest men in Mexico. Kodak once had a dominant market…