In this excerpt from "Disaster Capitalism," Antony Lowenstein examines how modern capitalism "guarantees unfairness and rewards greed," threatening society and the planet.
After eight years of complaining about "Obama deficits," Republicans are proposing huge tax cuts that deny the government $2 trillion of revenue.
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Jeff Faux is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book, The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class (Wiley, 2012).