Gerson: Defrauding the country's bad. WASHINGTON — In that part of the presidential industry that will not see self-government being a phase for self-promotion

WASHINGTON — In that part of the presidential industry that will not see self-government as a phase for self-promotion, prejudice and blithering lack of knowledge, one of the most encouraging trends is an ever-increasing severity in regards to the problem of poverty. Occasions in Ferguson and Baltimore have actually concentrated the general public brain, just like the consequential book of Robert Putnam's "Our children" has offered to see and deepen the insurance policy debate. The…