The new hard times

The New York Times launched a new video series called “The New Hard Times.” It’s a conversation between generations and includes reader-submitted video, like this interview of 82 year old June Reistroffer Hamer by her 13 year old grandson. You’ll see about a minute into the video that even 70 years later, memories of hardships endured during the Great Depression still evoke strong emotions. Click here to watch.

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