Tag: Here we go again

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When I first heard the phrase “Stagflation”, I was in the part of my career when I was very secure in my job and my income was steadily rising. I didn’t have any real problem with inflation, but I remember thinking that I was very glad I wasn’t retired and on a fixed income. Move […]

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Let America Be America Again

 

Out of the rack and ruin of our gangster death,
The rape and rot of graft, and stealth, and lies,
We, the people, must redeem
The land, the mines, the plants, the rivers.
The mountains and the endless plain—
All, all the stretch of these great green states—
And make America again!

— Langston Hughes, excerpt from “Let America Be America Again,” written in 1925