(Common Dreams) -- Can a society become psychotic? Certainly a quick look at our national political dialogue would suggest that’s precisely what’s happening.
Let’s start with what passes for rational discussion on the economy.
For going on 30 years now, the Washington Asylum has focused on the debate between a collection of insanely passionate shrink-the-government-until-you-can-drown-it-in-the-bath tub supply-siders on the one hand, and … well … a collection of folks who embrace a more progressive economic agenda every four years, but seem to feel strongly about both sides of the issue in between.
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