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Income inequality and global warming represent existential threats

Income inequality and global warming represent existential threats to our country, far surpassing the dangers from international terrorism ("The economic elephant in the room: widening inequality," April 24). And at this time our legislators in Washington obsess about immigrants overstaying their visas and border security, which is now more tightly controlled than at any time in the last 20 years.

Give me a break!

Jack Kinstlinger, Baltimore

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