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We Have Met the Enemy and She Is Old

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

When did older people become the enemy? Last week a judge ruled that Detroit could move forward with its plan to cut pensions for retired city workers. This week Washington is celebrating a budget deal which harms older people economically in several ways.

Bankrupting Detroit On The Backs Of Retirees

Reuters | Posted 09.19.2013 | Detroit

By Joseph Lichterman and Deepa Seetharaman DETROIT, July 19 (Reuters) - When Paula Kaczmarek moved to Detroit in 1978 to work for the ...