A new book argues that revolution, war, plague and total state collapse are the only ways inequality has ever been majorly reduced.
Could new technology make the lives of freelancers less lonely and more secure?
I think African Americans must look beyond the absurdist racist caricature that has been painted for us of Trump and be prepared to talk honestly about how illegal immigration is hurting us.
We explore what happens when Islam's traditions meld with modern innovations to create the sort of lifestyle most non-Muslims wouldn't picture.
Some people want to be the very best, and some other people want to make money off of them.
Becoming more productive doesn't necessarily make life easier for everyone.
The Panama Papers revealed how a lot of rich people hide their money, but there are supposedly non-shady reasons to conceal your assets. What are they?
In true San Francisco spirit, Peter Berkowitz is already turning the idea into a startup.
Most people hate their jobs anyway. Why not kick your feet up and let a robot do it for you?
We talked to author Jon Birger about the shortage of educated men, where women should go if they really want to land a husband, and why boys aren't going to college in the first place.
Hitler lookalike, ex-hedge funder and emo fan Martin Shkreli made headlines for hiking up the price of life-saving medication. How can we stop price-gouging from happening?
We understand that we've really fucked up the environment, but most of us still can't be bothered to change our lifestyle.