Kansas Progress Institute

Ad Astra Per Aspera ~ To the Stars Through Difficulties

Blog

  • The Battle For Healthcare

    January 5, 2017

    David Burress

    Health care is the leading issue for the next two years: 1. Many in the US House and Senate are committed to repealing Obamacare. 2. Opponents of Obamacare are itching to destroy Medicare by shifting a voucher system. plus other means of pushing more costs onto patients. It’s not just the direct effects of these regressive changes that they ...

  • A Point of Rhetoric

    January 4, 2017

    David Burress

    As a matter of non-Orwellian discourse, you cannot be both a radical and a conservative. Conservatives by definition seek to preserve the existing order, while radicals by definition seek to overturn it. As an empirical matter there seem to be very few true conservatives left in the national GOP.  All of them vote most of the ...

  • Fundraiser Music Event on Friday, January 20th

    January 3, 2017

    David Burress

       

  • The Importance Of Specialization

    January 3, 2017

    David Burress

    Humans rose to ecological dominance by virtue of several capabilities, of which I believe the single most important is our capacity for expert specialization.  People who work at almost any socio-economic niche for a decade or two become incredibly good at it zovirax dosage.  Conversely, the most demeaning and unpleasant work is that which requires ...