Lots to get to so let’s get going.
The Roberts Court will go down as one of, if not, the worst in American history. My fear is that they may actually facilitate the end of American history, as I could recognize it anyway. I expected to write a single article along these lines after Tuesday decision came down. Now I plan on two days and hope that will be somewhat sufficient. Continue reading Lousy Legacy ’23 Part I
In 1914 Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis observed, “Sunlight is said to be the best of disinfectants…”. Today I’d like to shed a bit (I fear inadequate) sunlight on the problem of Black maternal mortality in America. Racism and inequity are common themes in my writing but today I’d like to concentrate on this one aspect of them.
I just added Poverty, By America by: Matthew Desmond to the Recommended Reading List.
The Princeton sociology professor explores poverty and inequality in America. Who benefits from it and how simply it could be largely fixed will surprise you. But don’t expect any solutions any time soon.
I’m planning on being away for a few days soon so what better time to do some sweeping?