Paul Krugman: The Fed is not a rogue trader and historical norms for interest rates aren't relevant in a persistently depressed, deleveraging economy. But traders continue to lash out and claim, "It's all fake!"
The citizens' ballot initiative or referendum, created in the first Gilded Age to counter plutocratic governance, is overmatched in new Gilded Age.
Sarah L. Blum is a decorated nurse Vietnam Veteran, still serving as a nurse psychotherapist with 34 years experience healing PTSD. She is the author of Women Under Fire: Abuse in the Military.