Today is May Day. To note the arrival of the annual workers’ day, let’s look at three charts that together tell us how workers are faring in the United States. Each of the measures you see below is indexed, with the 2009 value set to
A Homeric hymn tells of how Zeus “came” to visit Maia in her “cave”, so that the sky god and the earth goddess became parents of Hermes, the Good Shepherd who moves between earth and sky.
There were huge and dramatic May Day protests throughout Manhattan and across the country yesterday, but if you look at the front page of the New York Times, you wouldn’t know anything had happened at all.