Dean Baker for Truthout: We now have good preliminary evidence that the investment boom exists only in the realm of political propaganda.
"In country after country, what people were saying is that we need to invest in our children, in our elderly, and in health care and education and environmental protection," he said.
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Suzanne Bauman, co-producer/director of "Shadow of Afghanistan," is an Academy Award-nominated independent filmmaker who has made specials and series for PBS and the networks for over 30 years.