Just how sick is the U.S. economy? Just how deep is the divide between the super-rich and the rest of us? Just how bad would a meltdown of our political economy be? And what, if anything, can be done about it?
Doug Henwood edits the Left Busineess Observer, and is the author of “After the New Economy” (New Press, 2004) and “Wall Street: How It Works and For Whom.” He also hosts Behind the News , broadcasted on WBAI, New York.