The unholy combination of an ethically challenged pharmaceutical industry, and an inhumane greedy industrial agriculture industry may have reached its apotheosis in Walla Walla, Washington, as this report recounts.
Lost Hooves, Dead Cattle, Drug Halted
P.J. HUFFSTUTTER and TOM POLANSEK – MSN News
In those states where the Theocratic Right reigns, making life miserable for the poor is more important than good sense or economic sanity. Here is an excellent example of what I mean.
Minnesota Officials Complain That Drug Testing Welfare Recipients Is A Waste Of Time And Money
TARA CULP-RESSLER – Think Progress
An aging population and an economy that is destroying the middle class quite naturally leads people to question whether they want to have children. Just another unintended consequence of the country’s poor social policies that place profit for the few above the well-being of the many. It is a trend with profound long range consequences.
U.S. Population Grows At Slowest Rate Since The Great Depression
JILLIAN BERMAN – The Huffington Post