Archive for July 30th, 2011
At Alternet, Sarah Jaffe explains that Brazil’s wealthy folks finally learned that vast economic inequity was putting them at risk. You can either share the wealth or you can spend more on alarm systems and guard dogs.
Michael Hudson, author of a book titled Super Imperialism, looks to the privatization of Greece as what we should expect in the United States. In the meantime, the media keep examining the issue from the perspective of speculators rather than ordinary citizens, who are about to be crushed with debt that they did not cause.