Category: News

Column: A brilliant economist diagnoses the U.S. healthcare system — from beyond the grave

When the economist Uwe Reinhardt died unexpectedly in November 2017, his colleagues and followers lamented the silencing of one of the most penetrating, objective and effective voices in the healthcare debate. They didn’t know the half of it. With the posthumous publication this month of his final work, a book entitled “Priced Out: The Economic…

By JohnValbyNation October 22, 2019 0

Can a T-shirt change the world?

“This is my favorite place,” says Daniel DeSure, gesturing to the stretch of Exposition Boulevard in Crenshaw that he’s lived in and worked on for the last 12 years. Behind an olive-and-black graphic facade, the 42-year-old creative director and entrepreneur runs Commonwealth Projects, a creative agency called on by the likes of Nike, Saint Laurent,…

By JohnValbyNation October 22, 2019 0