Thomas Edsall had a very good piece on divisions in the Democratic Party over trade policy in the NYT this morning. The piece cites a large body of academic research pointing out that U.S. trade policy has played a large role in destroying manufacturing jobs and redistributing income upwards.
Of course the negative externality these idiots never seem to think of is that they’ll price themselves right out of the people’s ability to pay. What asses.
When people can’t pay shock doctrine politics are applied…to transfer more wealth faster from the 99% into the hands of the 1%.