The Common Good
September/October 2011

Outside the Circle?

by Jennifer A. Nolan | September/October 2011

"The Safety Net Frays" is a nice piece, but we've seen this movie before. The American chattering classes chatter marvelously, but stopped believing in anything of value some 40 years ago. This constant repetition of the same moral-budget complaints, while LGBT rights claimants are left out of our circle of protection, is just one more sign of this.

Jennifer A. Nolan
Newton, Massachusetts

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