Category Archives: Dean Baker

A government big enough to stop Big Pharma…

“I want our government to be big enough so that it can successfully stop Big Pharma from selling us drugs at five times the price as other countries,” writes liberal commentator Thom Hartmann. While I’m no fan of removing state … Continue reading

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‘The End of Loser Liberalism’ and the myth of the free market

(This is the extended, Director’s Cut edition of my review published by Inter Press Service) The top 1 percent of earners in the United States now control more than 40 percent of the nation’s wealth, their income steadily rising at … Continue reading

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