this is why being a policy wench is a good thing. never assume that all policies fit all populations the same way.
what's good for some middle aged white guy in the suburbs is not the same for a brown single mom in the city, or a brown family in the suburbs, or a single white woman or an Asian middle aged woman. different social contexts, needs, and exigent circumstances require different solutions.
pass it on and when the president visits your town with the specious argument that social security privatization will help save your family, know that he's mistaken.
and, yes, i work for them. it's still a cool piece of information.
The Joy of Translating
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