The Real Cost of Fiscal Austerity – Social Conscience, Compassion and Common Sense

There is an argument ragging in America today, one that I believe is both specious and flawed. Specious in that it is superficially attractive, but actually has no real value for the majority of us on Planet Earth. And flawed in that it advances a proposition that will most certainly lead us down a path dangerous to our well-being as individuals and collectively to the survival of our democracy.This argument is being played out with great vigor on what have become the increasingly … [Read more...]