Friday, December 2, 2011

T Hartmann on link bt productivity & wages

In US history, 1776-1980, productivity tracked wages. The workweek declined from 60+ hrs to 40 hrs. In 1981 Reagan's disaster policies helped to kill the link. The economy has been bubbled out on credit or crap ever since. T Hartmann clip

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Eric Draitser Stop Imperialism podcast

Eric Draitser is a NY schoolteacher, that is a quality amateur commentator on global geopolitics and oligarchy. Draitser is now making a weekly podcast , & also messages on twitter: stopimperialism

editorial on Canadian healthcare

editorial from a Canadian woman who has lived in the US, & has been a patients in both nations' health systems. She claims after tax, after healthcare cost income is higher in Canada, altho the tax itself is about 10% more in Canada. She prefers the CA health system, both on quality & price