Posts Tagged: oligarchy

Corinne Lee and Finding an Antidote to America’s Toxicity


Poet Corinne Lee on writing her epic book-length poem Plenty and finding new ways to live in a rapidly changing world. ...more

The Storming Bohemian Punks the Muse #22: Poverty Is Never “Genteel”


Poverty may have been beloved of St. Francis, but not so much by the rest of us. Nobody likes to look at advanced poverty, toothless and drooling, clutching the hands of children who have running sores on their filthy legs. Poverty is a crackhead who pisses on the pavement, and sleeps with fleas and stray dogs.