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Laura Flanders

Laura Flanders

Laura Flanders is a broadcast journalist and has contributed to publications including The Nation and Ms. Magazine. Flanders is the author of multiple books including Blue Grit: True Democrats Take Back Politics from the Politicians. 


Featured Columns

Ground Zero of the Housing Crisis: Report from Miami

July 16, 2008

As the Bush administration unveiled a publicly financed plan to "save" mortgage giants Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, local residents at a town hall forum in Miami were calling for criminal prosecutions of the loan-shark mortgage brokers and investment firms that profited from poor people's housing despair. More »