I’m interested in creating a platform to discuss how stigmatized debt is in our culture. It’s a publicly enforced system, but it’s typically privately experienced.
At Newsweek, David Cay Johnson takes a closer look at the Detroit ruling lifting protections on state pensions, and explains some of the history that has led to the shortfalls all across the country. This, of course, is a huge deal for retirees who’ve worked who are bracing for pension cuts.
“There has to be a way to recreate all those products if you really wanted them.”
You can argue that the church has done a lot of good for the poor and needy in communities, but they’ve done not so good things as well, and mismanaging money is just one of them.
I have obviously considered this! (I love a quick fix, lovelovelove.) However: I very quickly unconsidered it.