The War on Santa and other social ills

Our political leaders have cancelled Christmas.

Sadly, this restrictive policy is not effective in saving lives.

We will have to settle for only the spirit of the season this year.

No shared Christmas puddin’, loud cross-table talk, or even witty jokes from…

The War on Santa and other social ills

Our political leaders have cancelled Christmas.

Sadly, this restrictive policy is not effective in saving lives.

We will have to settle for only the spirit of the season this year.

“The three words that best describe you

Are as follows, and I…

Our blaming and shaming culture is a threat to society

True kindness has been lacking in this pandemic.

Fear and lack of trust are driving this misbehavior.

We can restore our social bonds by respecting each other.

“The naturall state of men, before they entr’d into Society, was a meer…

What really drove our pandemic response in 2020?

Covid varies greatly from one time and one place to another.

Public policy, by contrast, has been restrictive nearly everywhere.

Politics and social fears best explain our pandemic response.

This year has been no treat for anyone.

Even so, as loyal citizens…

What really drove our pandemic response in 2020?

Covid varies greatly from one time and one place to another.

Public policy, by contrast, has been restrictive nearly everywhere.

Politics and social fears best explain our pandemic response.

“How did it get so late so soon?
It’s night before it’s afternoon.
December is…

Nature is beating the hell out of our pandemic response

Our Covid behaviors and policies are radical and excessive.

Even so, nature is thwarting us in three areas: masks, testing, and lockdowns.

We need to think more clearly and carefully about how to deal with the virus.

The year 2020…

Nature is beating the hell out of our pandemic response

Our Covid behaviors and policies are radical and excessive.

Even so, nature is thwarting us in three areas: masks, testing, and lockdowns.

We need to think more clearly and carefully about how to deal with the virus.

“Nothing happens until…

The Pfizer vaccine study reveals a world much safer than we think

The Pfizer vaccine is 90% effective in preventing infection.

The bigger study news is that Corona is far less infectious and lethal than shown by public statistics.

Thoughtful risk assessment is the best strategy to assuage our pandemic…

The Pfizer vaccine study reveals a world much safer than we think

The Pfizer vaccine is 90% effective in preventing infection.

The bigger study news is that Corona is far less infectious and lethal than shown by public statistics.

Thoughtful risk assessment is the best strategy to assuage our pandemic…

Mark Mullins

I am the CEO at Veras Inc and an expert in global markets, economics, and public policy

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