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    and Wall Street might be doing OK for the moment as the stock market soars into another bubble, but most of their money is coming from overseas sales, and that gravy train is running out fast. China is hiking interest rates and Europe is going for austerity. The investor class is smug now, but they cannot survive without American sales, and there won't be American sales as long as they keep gutting the American workforces' buying power. Trash the unions, ship the jobs overseas, merge and slash and burn, you're just digging your own grave, as youy have been for 30 years. Unless we start rebuilding our manufacturing and service base, and organizing our labor force to do so, America will never hold onto its top economic ranking.

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