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America: Who Stole The Dream?

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Based on a series of articles for the Philadelphia Inquirer, this book shows how three decades of public policies in trade, taxes, employment and education have changed the lives of millions of middle-class Americans--all for the worse. Barlett and Steele, co-authors of America: What Went Wrong? show why most of the American middle-class faces a bleak future.
Paperback, 276 pages
Published June 1st 1996 by Andrews McMeel Publishing
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Absolutely crucial! This is the last book in a series of three that covered the period of corporate downsizing from the early '90's to the early 21st century. Taken together, these in depth studies diagnosed many of the problems in our society that are only now being addressed by the mainstream press, which, for the most part, was asleep at the switch during the age of,"Downsizing." Indeed, the selective coverage of the established press is itself one of the premiere scandals of our time and one ...more
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