Tag Archives: American Manufacturing

The Audacity of Despair

We were warned by the Rolling Stones back in the summer of 1966, in that sunny summer after freshman year at whatever college. On the radio that song did open with the classic line – “What a drag it is … Continue reading

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Hard Times Made Only Marginally Better

Thursday, July 15 – a day of big events, as BP stops the damned oil leak in the Gulf (for now) and Congress passes the financial reform legislation – the biggest package of changes since banking reform and the creation … Continue reading

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