Who benefits from French brainpower in America? Not the U.S. taxpayers.
Self-sacrifice has almost always gone hand-in-hand with entrepreneurship and small businesses. We’re capitalists, and he who works the most makes the most money at the end of the day. Or so it would seem.
If you get a moment, come join the discussion at the New York Times’ Room for Debate, where Tom and UCLA historian Peter Baldwin are talking Germany, social democracy, and whether there’s an American out there who does his own laundry.