Uploaded on May 1, 2007
Republicans left office armed and dangerous. Will corporate owned armies dictate & stage mankind's future ? Does Bush's Praetorian Guard presage the final stage in the collapse of American democracy ? http://www.indypendent.org/?p=1230
GOING UP !
Top 1% share of total income
Income gap between rich and poor
Foreign debt as a percent of GDP
Age at which one can receive Social Security
Consumer credit debt
Severe poverty rate
GOING DOWN !
Real manufacturing wages
Percent of single women and mothers in the workforce
The bottom 40%'s share of national wealth
Older families with pensions.
Workers covered by defined benefit pensions.
The savings rate
US manufacturing jobs
Dissenter labeled terrorist/traitor
Leaders benefit from wars/disasters
Use of propaganda/lies & partisan mass-media
Claims that War is needed for everchanging false reasons
Curtailed/suspended civil rights/liberties
Stealthily expands int'nl influence/power
Legislation to defy Constitution
BTW, have you noticed that the good guys always win execpt on the news ?