planetmoneyGovernment shutdowns started in their current form in the 1980s. But in 1879 funding for key government agencies came to a halt as Republicans and Democrats locked horns over protections for black voters. t.co/L8j9SZMbDJ
thecrisismag"I am now convinced that the simplest approach will prove to be the most effective — the solution to poverty is to abolish it directly by a now widely discussed measure: the guaranteed income.”
~Martin Luther King Jr. #MLK90t.co/yFdmA7P9qK
_jmnoonan@SceneOnRadio Tell me, what else should I have done?
Doesn’t everything die at last, and too soon?
Tell me, what is it you plan to do
With your one wild and precious life?
Mary Oliver, “The Summer Day”