Living Well Is The Best Revenge: From The Hood To The Burbs

I grew up in the Frog Hollow district of Hartford, CT. Imagine what life must have been like for a white kid growing up in Connecticut, years before the era of forced diversity and white privilege. What do you see? A little boy carrying an invisible backpack full of get out of jail free cards? […]

Fight For $15: The Forgery of Virtue

Last Friday the Minneapolis City Council approved a $15 an hour minimum wage ordinance however, they were unable to overturn the laws of supply and demand.  Of course, the ordinance sounds good – especially for workers at or near the poverty line which, for a single person is just over $12 thousand per year. On […]

HUD: The Rich Opportunities Of The Grievance Industry

Fifty-three years ago Martin Luther King, Jr. visualized a day when his children would no longer be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. Today with the help of the Obama administration the Department of Housing and Urban Development is working to make sure that day never comes. […]