dustin blake

dustin blake

beautiful evening in San Francisco (at 90 Parkridge Stairs)

beautiful evening in San Francisco (at 90 Parkridge Stairs)

at 425 Market Street

at 425 Market Street

At this point, it’s hard to prove definitively that Amazon … gave special treatment to Ryan’s book to push a political agenda. But not only is Amazon’s unwillingness to explain the favoritism shown to “The Way Forward” suspicious; Amazon’s war on small retailers, its exploitative working conditions, and its tireless efforts to skirt taxes depends on the advancement of the deregulatory, anti-labor, tax-cutting agenda for which Ryan is a prominent champion.

A tale of two books: Why is Amazon giving special treatment to Paul Ryan? - Salon.com

I’m finding more and more reasons to dislike Amazon. Support of the bozo / libertarian / Randian “policies” of Paul Ryan is near the top of the list.

Harvard Business School's Role in Widening Inequality

robertreich:

No institution is more responsible for educating the CEOs of American corporations than Harvard Business School – inculcating in them a set of ideas and principles that have resulted in a pay gap between CEOs and ordinary workers that’s gone from 20-to-1 fifty years ago to almost 300-to-1…

Visiting Mom - my first time seeing the house & the view (at West Secluded Meadows Loop – Wasilla, Alaska)

Visiting Mom - my first time seeing the house & the view (at West Secluded Meadows Loop – Wasilla, Alaska)

at Norfolk Street

at Norfolk Street

Upper Market #vscocam

Upper Market #vscocam

my first batch of homemade madeleines!  #vscocam

my first batch of homemade madeleines! #vscocam

The Four Biggest Right-Wing Lies About Inequality

robertreich:

Even though French economist Thomas Piketty has made an air-tight case that we’re heading toward levels of inequality not seen since the days of the nineteenth-century robber barons, right-wing conservatives haven’t stopped lying about what’s happening and what to do about it.

theparisreview:

From a 1960 letter, Flannery O’Connor on Ayn Rand. (via)

theparisreview:

From a 1960 letter, Flannery O’Connor on Ayn Rand. (via)

(via buzz)

beautiful (and expensive!) chocolate!

 (via Set de 3 Tabletas Pollock | UNELEFANTE)

beautiful (and expensive!) chocolate!

(via Set de 3 Tabletas Pollock | UNELEFANTE)

33 Norfolk, San Francisco, California (at Norfolk Street)

33 Norfolk, San Francisco, California (at Norfolk Street)

#vscocam (at Deloitte)

#vscocam (at Deloitte)

in front of Holy Cow #vscocam  (at Holy Cow Nightclub)

in front of Holy Cow #vscocam (at Holy Cow Nightclub)