Should We Privatize Social Security?

Should Social Security be privatized? It’s a concept that is often popular with Republicans and generally opposed by Democrats. Though I have talked to well intentioned people who firmly believe in the idea, I am troubled by it for several reasons. The first is the principal encompassed by the phrase “follow the money.” Who stands…

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Think You’re Worried About Social Security Now?

If you are worried about how Social Security is going to remain solvent through the entirety of the twenty-first century and beyond, you may be thrilled, or horrified, to realize that the solvency of Social Security might just end up folded into the larger problem of what to do if increased automation by ai and…

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