“Five Insane Laws Written Specifically to Harass Poor People”: Look, It’s Cracked

so it is not exactly a Brookings Institute report, but, well, I wouldn’t read a Brookings Institute report and neither should you.

Two Links About Wesley Hill's Fabulous New Book "Spiritual Friendship"
Video Killed the Video Star: Short Movie Reviews
On Hot, Dry Ground: Octavia Butler's "Parable of the Sower"
"Downwardly Mobile for Jesus": Al-Jazeera America
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