Posts Tagged: America

#survival The Global Minotaur: America, Europe and the Future of the Global Economy (Economic Controversies) #prepping

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The Global Minotaur: America, Europe and the Future of the Global Economy (Economic Controversies) Zed Books In this provocative book, Yanis Varoufakis—the fiery former finance minister in Greek’s new Syriza-led government—explodes the myth that financialization, ineffective regulation of banks, and generalized greed and globalization were the root causes of the global economic crisis. Rather, he […]

#survival A Generation of Sociopaths: How the Baby Boomers Betrayed America #prepping

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A Generation of Sociopaths: How the Baby Boomers Betrayed America HACHETTE “Informative, provocative, and entertaining.”—Booklist What happens when a society is run by people who are anti-social? Welcome to Baby Boomer America. In A Generation of Sociopaths, Bruce Cannon Gibney shows how America was hijacked by the Boomers, a generation whose reckless self-indulgence degraded the […]

#survival Poverty in America: A Handbook #prepping

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Poverty in America: A Handbook University of California Press The United States is among the most affluent nations in the world and has its largest economy; nevertheless, it has more poverty than most countries with similar standards of living. Growing income inequality and the Great Recession have made the problem worse. In this thoroughly revised […]

#survival The Great Depression: America 1929-1941 #prepping

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The Great Depression: America 1929-1941 Used Book in Good Condition One of the classic studies of the Great Depression, featuring a new introduction by the author with insights into the economic crises of 1929 and today.   In the twenty-five years since its publication, critics and scholars have praised historian Robert McElvaine’s sweeping and authoritative […]

#survival Unemployment Parade in New York Photograph (100% Cotton Tote Bag – Reusable, Gussets, Made in America) #prepping

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$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America

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.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America A revelatory account of poverty in America so deep that we, as a country, don’t think it exists Jessica Compton’s family of four would have no cash income unless she donated plasma twice a week at her local donation center in Tennessee. Modonna Harris and her teenage daughter Brianna […]