Monday, March 25, 2013

Article: Were Hooked on Growth, But it Doesn't Have to Be this Way

Imara Jones, economic justice contributor for Colorlines.com, writes:
"As the New York Stock Exchange reached an all-time high this month, you’d think that the good times were back. But that would be incorrect. What happens on Wall Street has very little to do with what’s going on in the real economy. Corporate profits have never been higher, but — excluding the highest earners — real wages are at a 40 year low."
Read the rest of the story at http://www.nationofchange.org/we-re-hooked-growth-it-doesn-t-have-be-way-1364132165

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