Against the Grain

Against the Grain – July 23, 2007

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Landscapes of wealth and geographies of exclusion in this turbo-capitalist era are explored in the new book "Evil Paradises." 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.