Best of Times, Worst of Times [RC]
Garland and Terry are pessimistic about corporate welfare and corporate money controlling our political system.
But I’m optimistic, given the Virginia Recount and Marriage Equality becoming law in Illinois and Hawaii.
Then a discussion of Renisha McBride, the 19-year old black woman killed in the middle of the night after she had an accident in a white neighborhood and went door to door seeking help. She was shot in the face with a 12-gauge shotgun by a middle-aged white man who said he thought she was breaking in. He claims the gun was discharged accidentally.