The American middle class is losing out to the plutocratic policies of the Bushists. Of course, that's not all: Globalization works in favor of elites but against everyone else, at least in the short run and possibly until there's worldwide wage equalization. A government that cared about its citizens rather than just its political cronies could mitigate the effects of the global economy; this one doesn't care.
Adani and the grief to income ratio (from my newsletter)
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