We destroy the beauty of the countryside because the un-appropriated splendors of nature have no economic value. We are capable of shutting off the sun and the stars because they do not pay a dividend. — John Maynard Keynes
A luta continua
... as the Mozambican and Angolan revolutionaries used to say. "The struggle continues," and on at least one front we seem to be winning. Check out Nat Hentoff's report on resistance to the "Patriot Act" in the new Village Voice.