Sackcloth and Ashes on Wall Street

By Jim Wallis 9-22-2008

Yesterday I heard Cokie Roberts on ABC's This Week say: "I'd like to see the CEOs of these companies marched down Wall Street in sackcloth and ashes." In all the words that were written and spoken this weekend, those were perhaps the most appropriate and even prophetic.

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