Governor of Illinois Otto Kerner, Jr., meeting with Roy Wilkins (left) and President Lyndon Johnson (right) in the White House, July 29, 1967. (Photo from Yoichi Okamoto via Wikimedia Commons)

Unfinished Business: The Great Society And The Forgotten Kerner Report

The economic future of this country is now being debated in Washington and it is still unclear as to what the future may hold. There are many who herald the fact that unemployment is under 8 percent — and for those who are recently unemployed it is good news indeed. Yet, we forget, rather easily […]