Get Truthdig's headlines in your inbox!
Stranger Than Fiction: ‘Citizenfour’ Is a Dire Parable of Whistle-Blowers and Government Spying
Can Capitalism and Democracy Coexist? (Parts 1, 2 and 3)
The Simple Reason Behind Why Europe Can Have Climate Targets and the U.S. Can't
A Revisionist Take on President Obama
Is Egypt Going the Way of Syria?
By Anne Boston $11.16
ansik (CC BY 2.0)
Economics reporter David Cay Johnston takes an accounting of American wages, personal debt, national income from manufactured exports and tax revenue both today and 10 years ago, and concludes the U.S. needs a new set of fiscal policies.
View the most popular tags overall?