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How Do We Start?

Although Alabama has tremendous culture, beautiful landscapes, wonderful people, and a state pride that is hard to match, it also has an inferior economic base, a politics that is often marred by the exploitation of deep racial and class divisions, and too often a willingness to accept the shit end of the stick in business deals that results in low-paying jobs, extractive use of land, and environmentally damaging consequences. Though I am not a sociologist or politician, I do have a few ideas from the experiences that I do have. How… Read more How Do We Start?