Day: February 6, 2012

TOO MUCH: Chronicles of Inequality (Feb. 6, 2012)

AMERICANS don’t need to feel “concerned about the very poor,” Mitt Romney told us last week. Those poor have “a very ample safety net.” We don’t need to worry about the “very rich” either, Romney also advised. They’re “doing justREAD ON

SAMs for Uncle Sam

From the Book RADICAL PEACE: People Refusing War By William T. Hathaway  Merna al-Marjan is a young Iraqi who is currently in Germany studying European history. We talked in her dormitory room, a spartan but functional cubicle in a buildingREAD ON