We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
We don't often post articles from the Wall Street Journal, but this one is too jarring to ignore. City employees being paid below the poverty line? This when thousands of buildings in the city have not paid their taxes?