Posts Tagged: Debt
Skyrocketing debt, Wall Street deregulation, a fraying social safety net, and a diminished dollar could soon leave the United States looking like Greece.
Can the EU still unite a continent shattered by world wars, or is it little more than a vehicle for austerity capitalism?
We can save $440 billion over a 10-year period without compromising national security.
As it graduates from college, Generation Y has a chance to become the Global Generation.
America was baptized in blood and has been steeped in blood ever since. Our drone attacks are only the latest episode of serial killing.
Even if sequestration cuts across all military programs, this sort of ham-handed approach is safely doable.
What made Europe a compelling political, economic, and social alternative wedged between Anglo-American free marketeers and Soviet nomenklatura is rapidly becoming a thing of the past.
The planned cuts to the bloated U.S. military budget in the debt ceiling deal are long overdue, but lawmakers will likely slash civilian U.S. foreign policy instruments before they significantly reduce military spending.
China is rightly critical of U.S. economic behavior. But it should also be looking more carefully at its own economic challenges.
Has the U.S. economy turned into a pyramid scheme?