A Holy Nuisance

Padre Alejandro Solalinde is one of the most vocal advocates for human rights in Mexico. In 2007 he opened Hermanos en el Camino (“Brothers on the Road”), a shelter...

Long Division

American thinkers have long perceived a connection between robust democracy and a relatively egalitarian distribution of wealth. For all their differences, John...

Who Will Speak of the Poor?

The plight of the middle class is shaping up to be a focus of the 2012 presidential campaign. This is as it should be, given the struggles of working families...

The 1-percent Problem

The theme of most political and social commentary is that things are more complicated than you think. For once, I wish to write that things are simpler than you...
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