Get Truthdig's headlines in your inbox!
The Fight Over Obamacare Was a Giant Political Charade
If You Think What the EU Is Doing to Greece Is Bad, Look at What the U.S. Is Doing to Puerto Rico
The Superpower Conundrum: The Rise and Fall of Just About Everything
Puerto Rico Is Emptying of People as Its Economy Disintegrates
Scientists Warn Giant Nuclear Sarcophagus in Marshall Islands Is Leaking
By MacDonald Harris and Philip Pullman $14.95
By Ron Paul $13.88
The policy mystery of our time is why politicians in the United States and across much of the democratic world are so obsessed with deficits when their primary mission ought to be bringing down high and debilitating rates of unemployment.
Shutterstock photo of recession.
The blood runs cold when one fully appreciates how vulnerable official policymakers and the Western policy community are to slogans and to magical thinking.
View the most popular tags overall?
View all tags?
Posted on Jul 3, 2015
A Progressive Journal of News and Opinion
Publisher Zuade Kaufman | Editor Robert Scheer
© 2015 Truthdig, LLC. All rights reserved.
Website development by Hop Studios