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Ian Wilker
Works at roots.lab
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Lives in Asheville, NC
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Public Enemy #1.
A former partner of Mitt Romney’s at Bain Capital argues that more income inequality is good for the economy.
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Want to know whether your elected officials answer to public interest or to dollars? Listen to what they say about gas prices. (If "drill, baby, drill," it's all about the Benjamins.)
Last week, gasoline prices soared once again to an average of $3.87/gallon nationally. With drivers paying on average $60 to fill up their tank, it’s no wonder that consumers are feeling gouged. But h...
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Great talk from +Jeffrey Zeldman and +Khoi Vinh from a couple months back. Vinh's Mixel sounds like reason enough to buy an iPad — and potentially an AMAZING tool for crowdsourced activism and advocacy.
5by5 - The Big Web Show #61: Khoi Vinh
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Happy as I am with the themes and execution of Norm Ornstein’s important new book and gratifyingly direct WaPo op-ed, there’s just no forgiving him for his long association with AEI. Nonetheless,...
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Not penned by my favorite person, but a good take-down of a number of the most common zombie arguments used by climate-change deniers.
The threat of climate change is an increasingly important environmental issue for the globe. Because the economic questions involved have received relatively little attention, I have been writing a no...
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a measure of quality instead of quantity would of course look very different, but...
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Gotta love Palin with a Devo lid.
David Dunning, a research psychologist at Cornell University, and his colleagues, have released a new study that demonstrates how “incompetent” people are inherently unable to determine if another ...
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A dog-bites-man study ... unless you happen to be deluded by neoliberal ideology.
Abstract Seven studies using experimental and naturalistic methods reveal that upper-class individuals behave more unethically than lower-class individuals. In studies 1 and 2, upper-class individuals...
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web consultant
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  • roots.lab
    web consultant, present
  • Natural Resources Defense Council
  • GORP.com
  • Macmillan / Simon & Schuster
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Asheville, NC
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Vermont; NYC
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Online communications consultant, dad, birder/naturalist, future starting shooting guard for the New York Knicks. (The dream dies hard.)
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  • NYU
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