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Common Dreams Staff – European, US Austerity Drive Is Suicidal: Nobel Economist Stiglitz – 27 April 2012

The Occupy movement has been very successful in bringing those ideas to the forefront of political discussion.’

Europe is headed down the same path that most Republicans — and many Democrats — are suggesting for the US: reductions in the public sector, cuts in benefits, slashing investments in infrastructure and education. Continue reading