No more trickle-down economics? Let’s look at what the bulk of the economic recovery spending does: It goes to fund the economic elites in our country, going directly into the bank accounts of big Wall Street firms, in the hopes that they might release some of this money, through big corporations, so that it can trickle on down to working Americans.
Over the next couple years, expect to learn a lot more about the dark side of activities of Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. Questions about connections to apartheid in South Africa, General Pinochet in Chile, the Iran-Contra arms shipments, early support for Islamic extremists in Afghanistan.