Death in West Texas


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A piece in the American Conservative relates the story of the death of a reader's Texas Panhandle town.

Due to a confluence of government policies - from Roosevelt to Reagan, economics and weather the region was battered in the mid-80's and has never recovered.

The story provides a really stark illustration of the impact of government and macroeconomic policies on the lives of real people and communities.

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