Ford, GM, Chrysler Announce Losses; Can the American Middle Class Survive a Big Three Meltdown?

Can the U.S. economy possibly get any scarier or more complicated?

The short answer is yes, it can. The longer, more complicated answer is that the looming (potential) failures of Ford, GM, and Chrysler present long term sustainability problems for a middle class that is already clamoring for short term, emergency . . . → Read More: Ford, GM, Chrysler Announce Losses; Can the American Middle Class Survive a Big Three Meltdown?

Is President-Elect Barack Obama a “Socialist”?

A few weeks before the election, “Joe the Plumber” asked Barack Obama about his tax plan, and Obama said that he intended to reform the tax code to “spread the wealth.” The McCain campaign seized on this gaffe and ran with it: what Obama was advocating, they said, was tantamount to “socialism.”

The “socialist” . . . → Read More: Is President-Elect Barack Obama a “Socialist”?