John Steiner: Responses to Mark Bittman in NYT (“Is It Bad Enough Yet?”)

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To the Editor:

Re “Is It Bad Enough Yet?,” by Mark Bittman (column, Dec. 14):

EXTRACTS:

01 The question is whether any change can occur with such a bought-and-paid-for, dysfunctional Congress and president.

02 But where are our leaders? Truthfully, too busy chasing their next campaign contribution or positioning themselves for their next political campaign.

03 Continuing protests are needed, but protests fall on deaf ears among those politicians who have created safe districts for themselves by drawing gerrymandered borders.

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