May we mend our own pockets and put the horse (14 million jobs and drying up the tax havens) before the cart (economic recovery/economic democracy)!
Robert Kuttner speaks about this at http://prospect.org/.
John Kenneth Galbraith was appalled at the public squalor alongside private affluence. Shouldn't we all share in the growing productivity?
The debt crisis has been averted and people across the globe are breathing sighs of relief.
But in the back rooms of the US Congress, politicians are celebrating for a different reason. It's the kind of celebration that erupts when a group executes a complicated plan to perfection. The objective in this case was to strike the first blows against the national social safety net without encountering massive resistance. Mission half-accomplished thus far.
Oppose unequal nakedness and indecent exposure laws as a response to Hijab
Muslim society observes double moral standard and unequal nakedness in covering the male and female bodies. Muslim societies suffer from sexual segregation and repression. The most serious sexual problem is not premarital sex or AIDS; it is the failure to accept our children's sexuality and teach them to accept it and enjoy it responsibly.