Obese banks are generally unhealthy for the economy. But the government is happily fattening banks thinking they are becoming “stronger” in the process.
If deregulation of hiring and firing is desirable, then greater regulation of working conditions is also necessary.
The preferred politician is now someone who has a separate expertise, say commercial or legal, and joins politics to intervene in an existing problem.
Lateral entry into the civil services may create synergy between the government and big businesses, but it will also compromise the integrity of the government.
Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic nominee, has to heal racial indifference within her own party before tackling racial antipathy coming from the Republican camp.