Against the Grain, for December 11, 2007 - 12:00pm
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Landscapes of wealth and geographies of exclusion in this turbo-capitalist era are explored in the book "Evil Paradises: Dreamworlds of Neoliberalism." Jon Wiener examines the environmental record of Ted Turner, this nation's largest landowner. Rebecca Schoenkopf sounds off about Orange County's politics and its affluent youth. And Sara Lipton explains how monastic retreats echo and legitimate neoliberal values.