Appropriate for all ages.
Amid newspapers’ struggles with ad sales and circulation, Stephanie and Adam Carey purchased Kansas City’s alternative publication The Pitch late last year. They called it a longtime dream, and pledged an increased local focus.
Thomas Frank is a liberal by conviction but an equal-opportunity critic of America’s foundering political system. In a discussion of his new book Rendezvous With Oblivion: Reports From a Sinking Society, a selection of Frank’s essays from 2011 to 2018, he looks at a country divided and in disrepair, undone by folly and exploitation.