DEAR READER: The American Next delves into the lives of a new generation

Saturday, June 30, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CDT; updated 10:33 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 9, 2012

A recent piece in The New York Times by David Leonhardt explored the new generation gap and how today’s economic and political policies play out for the old versus the young. It ends this way: