New Report Confirms Class Stagnation

Not that this comes as a surprise, exactly. Anybody who’s been paying attention knows that the American middle class has been losing ground for a quarter century because the wealth has all been moving to the top while the responsibility has been moving toward the bottom. But there are a...

UN Gives Canada A Failing Grade On Housing

(h/t F-email Fightback) Miloon Kothari, UN special rapporteur on adequate housing, has spent the past two weeks in Canada conducting a cross-country fact-finding mission on homelessness.  ‘Underwhelmed’ doesn’t begin to describe his reaction. According to the Toronto Star, Kothari believes...

A Particularly Unhappy Anniversery

I think it fitting that my recent interview with Category 5 coauthor Judith Howard occured this week as we settle down to reflect upon the 2nd anniversary of a particularly grim event in our nation’s recent history. I would like to give pause for a few moments as we look back at that terrible time, a...

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