1. Economist Robert Reich, who says the great income disparities in the United States are to blame for the sluggish economic recovery: “Unless we understand the relationship between the extraordinary  concentration of income and wealth we have this in country and the  failure of the economy to rebound, we are going to be destined for many,  many years of high unemployment, anemic job recoveries and then periods  of booms and busts that may even dwarf what we just had.” (Photo: Henry Ray Abrams/AP) View in High-Res

    Economist Robert Reich, who says the great income disparities in the United States are to blame for the sluggish economic recovery: “Unless we understand the relationship between the extraordinary concentration of income and wealth we have this in country and the failure of the economy to rebound, we are going to be destined for many, many years of high unemployment, anemic job recoveries and then periods of booms and busts that may even dwarf what we just had.” (Photo: Henry Ray Abrams/AP)

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    John Boehner, the Republican House leader who will become Speaker if Democrats lose control of the House in the upcoming midterms, recently offered his solution to the current economic crisis: “Liquidate labor, liquidate stocks, liquidate the farmer, liquidate real estate. It will purge the…

    Our guest for tomorrow is on Tumblr! This is really exciting. We’re going to be talking about re-starting the stalled economy with economist Robert Reich.

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