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  •  Whose interests? (1+ / 0-)
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    Kurt Sperry

    Obviously, America protects the interests of its commercial elite, as it has since the days when Yankee traders made a killing shipping Chinese imports to Virginia planters.

    •  Wall Street donors (1+ / 0-)
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      want the federal government to continue protecting their right to ship US jobs overseas, while giving them a tax break to do it.

      Geithner admitted as much last year - the US failure to enforce trade laws with China is based on the fears of Wall Street investors.  

      "I'll believe corporations are people when Texas executes one."

      by Betty Pinson on Mon Jan 02, 2012 at 11:01:29 AM PST

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