Saving the Rich, Losing the Economy

When There's Nothing Left to Lose by Paul Craig Roberts CounterPunch (September 26 2011) Economic policy in the United States and Europe has failed, and people are suffering. Economic policy failed for three reasons:  (1) policymakers focused on enabling offshoring corporations to move middle class jobs, and the consumer demand, tax base, GDP, and careers … Continue reading Saving the Rich, Losing the Economy

Peak Oil: Laherrere responds to Daniel Yergin

by Matthieu Auzanneau, Le Monde {1} Translated from French by Natasha Club Orlov (September 24 2011) Jean Laherrere, co-founder of the Association for the Study of Peak Oil, a retired expert from Total, picks apart the latest analysis from the champion of optimists, the American Daniel Yergin. Daniel Yergin is back. The author of The … Continue reading Peak Oil: Laherrere responds to Daniel Yergin