Ultimately, for all the talk about sending messages to people who are positive, the real message of criminalization laws may be to everyone else: this troubling and complicated epidemic isn't your problem, it's that of monstrous outsiders who we can simply wall off
from regular folks' lives.
As New York Times columnist David Brooks recently reminded us, if there is a silver lining in the aftermath of Katrina, it is that we have an opportunity to leverage the attention and investment that the region is receiving to help rebuild stronger, more vibrant, and more inclusive communities--communities with a more equitable mix of incomes, that don't wall off
large segments of the population in areas of concentrated poverty, and that provide a broader range of opportunities to residents.
Cohen once disguised a wall off
a dining room by embedding lighted wine bottles into it.
The boy's mother was joined by regulars at the Old Bear, in Kidderminster, in the rescue operation as they battled to shift the three-foot wall off
The blocking assignments are designed simply to wall off
the playside defenders and prevent them from pursuing.
The island offers world-class golf, stylish restaurants, deluxe spas, and one-of-a-kind natural wonders by land and sea such as El Yunque and the black coral wall off
the coast of La Parguera.
When we react, the first action is to wall off
the problem, to categorize it.
And it appears that both the Administration and the Congress have wisely chosen to wall off
the bulk of the unified budget surpluses projected for the next several years and allow it to build.
This concentration will wall off
enormous areas of economic decision-making from any kind of democratic input or accountability.
When we put the fungus in one part of a mound only, the termites wall off
this area and do not enter it.
They won't wall off
Europe, but they will insist that trade partners accept certain minimal standards regarding child labor, wages, and the rights of labor to organize.
She toys with remaining with him, but realizes she won't, but that when she returns to her husband, "There's a comer of herself she'll have to wall off
Externally, the sheer glass wall off
the courtyard comes as something of a rude shock.
Vistaprint, online print shop with its registered office in the Bahamas, wanted to wall off
its own market with Patent No.
City councillor Maire Hendron said the image, on a gable wall off
the Woodstock Road in East Belfast, is "another backward step".