Paul Krugman: The Fed is not a rogue trader and historical norms for interest rates aren't relevant in a persistently depressed, deleveraging economy. But traders continue to lash out and claim, "It's all fake!"
The citizens' ballot initiative or referendum, created in the first Gilded Age to counter plutocratic governance, is overmatched in new Gilded Age.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers are organizers of Popular Resistance and they co-host Clearing The FOG. Kevin is on the advisory board of the Courage Foundation and he also serves on the steering committee of the Chelsea Manning Support Network.