April 7th, 2011

News

five easy pieces

Top read: "Americans have been watching protests against oppressive regimes that concentrate massive wealth in the hands of an elite few. Yet in our own democracy, 1 percent of the people take nearly a quarter of the nation's income — an inequality even the wealthy will come to regret."

NPR presents a series on death investigation in America. Very interesting stuff.

"Confessions of a black DC gentrifier."

Viewing a lack of empathy as the root of all evil.

How a recut of the trailer to Ferris Bueller points to unseen truths.