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Should the government create jobs?

Stopping someone from working so they become unemployed, and then offering them a job is not actually creating jobs. When a politician says they are going to “create jobs”; what they actually mean is that they are going to step aside and let businesses create jobs

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On the Rise of Fake News

Major social media companies from Facebook, to Alphabet (Google, YouTube), through Twitter have come out saying they are going to take measures to prevent the spread of “Fake News”. This of course prompted some wags to marvel at at their bold move to ban major media outlets. Besides the inevitable inaccurate news coverage and commentary…

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¿Estamos preparados para el verano?

Hagamos un experimento. Asumamos por un momento algo inpensable para algunos Chilotes: Pensemos que las autoridades, los académicos, y los cientificos luego de varios estudios tengan razón, y el “bloom” de algas no fue causado por el vertimiento de salmones al mar en Febrero pasado. Pensemos que hemos tenido ocasiones anteriores con florecimiento de algas…