5 New Items including:
David Culver, ed., Evergreene Digest
Reagan Insider Stockman: 'GOP Destroyed US Economy', Paul B. Farrell, MarketWatch
Get it? Not "destroying." The GOP has already "destroyed" the U.S. economy, setting up an "American Apocalypse."
The 1 percent: How lucky they are, Greg Breining, Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
The top 1 percent of Americans control about 40 percent of the nation's wealth.
Paul Krugman | Phony Fear Factor, Paul Krugman, New York (NY) Times
GOP flips on job creation for defense, Donna Cassata, Associated Press/San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
The same Republicans who insist that federal spending doesn't create jobs and should be cut in the face of staggering deficits are leading the charge against smaller military budgets because about a million defense jobs would be lost.
Crony Capitalism Comes Home, Nicholas D. Kristof, New York (NY) Times