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American Addiction to High Cost Health Care with Limited Results

I enjoyed this article by Stanton Peele on American addiction to high cost health care. It breaks the pattern of recent debates on Obamacare by focusing on the real issue: rising costs without rising results. Addiction—the thematic malady for our … Continue reading

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Time to Retake Politics from the One Percent of Both US Political Parties

Another great post by Dean Baker on Real World Economics, asking some good questions about the 1%. See http://rwer.wordpress.com/2011/11/29/time-to-retake-politics-from-the-one-percent-in-both-political-parties/ The country is still celebrating the inability of the supercommittee to cut Social Security and Medicare, but it is important to move … Continue reading

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