The Weird State of Capitalism

This is the slide-deck for the second session of Refactor Camp 2016, on Thursday the 21th. If you’re attending, please make sure to carve out at least 45 minutes beforehand to review this. This session will be led by Mick Costigan. The deck is on Google Docs and you’re invited to add comments to it.

 

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  1. Discountra says:

    I think our society is in this state where there’s a desire to make things more equal and lift people out of poverty, but strong resistance to actually doing the things and paying the cost it would take to do it. So we try to do it on the cheap, by expanding admission here, tossing a small benefit there, and then wonder why it doesn’t always work out great.

  2. I think our society is in this state where there’s a desire to make things more equal and lift people out of poverty, but strong resistance to actually doing the things and paying the cost it would take to do it. So we try to do it on the cheap, by expanding admission here, tossing a small benefit there, and then wonder why it doesn’t always work out great.

  3. Edward Tufte’s trenchant criticisms of PowerPoint apply to this slide deck as well – this would have been better as regular text; if for no other reason than that I could *easily* read it!