In this timely essay for Front Porch Republic, John Cuddeback draws on the teaching of Socrates to explain the right approach to the use of money--Socrates and Laura Ingalls Wilder.
Despite the United States being the "land of the free and the home of the brave" and all that jazz, it has quite the dark history in the area of forced sterilizations/eugenics. The story comes to you from Longreads, via Creative Minority Report.
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