Today, the U.S. has the export profile of an eighteenth century colony. Because we've suffered a $5.8 trillion trade deficit in the last decade, Obama should levy a 10% surcharge on imports like Nixon did.
Globalization was never intended to spread the wealth, but to concentrate the wealth. The Red Tail is a gripping story with fascinating insights into the effects of globalism on workers and their families.
Citizens, the state of the union couldn't be any worse. In the last 20 years, we've managed to squander the prosperity, moral credibility, and the international legitimacy we won after the demise of the Soviet Union.