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The Truth About the Economy

Robert Reich explains it all in 2 minutes.  He’s pretty handy with a sharpie too.

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Mario Cuomo Addresses an American President

My blog post of January 18, 2009 may have identified the high point of the Obama administration: his inauguration.  I’m fifty-one years old, so I should be immune to disillusionment, but the social safety net, one of the twentieth century’s … Continue reading

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Listen Carefully, Tan Man

A disappointing jobs report this week is revealing just how weak this economic recovery is and how long it’s going to take before the unemployment rate starts descending.  As reported by Lila Shapiro at Salon: Only 54,000 jobs were added … Continue reading

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