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Posted on: Jun 6, 2011, Source: AlterNet

There’s no chance consumers will soon rescue the economy. The only hope for a speedy recovery is for the government to increase spending in the right ways.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Millions are still feeling the pain of a labor market that hasn’t yet recovered and calls for "austerity" threaten to slow or reverse any growth in employment.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2011, Source: Boston Review

It will take mighty resolve on the part of the people to take political power away from the interests of big business and Wall Street.