Video: Moody's Says Problem is Not the Debt, it's the Debt Ceiling
Mark Weisbrot, July 19, 2011
Short-term deficit problem is result of the recession and weak recovery.
Video: Debt Ceiling Debate "Fraud"
David Swanson, July 16, 2011
Polling shows majhority of Americans want to tax the rich and cut the military befroe making social program cuts.
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David Swanson: Polling shows majority of Americans want to tax the rich and cut the military before making social program cuts.
David Swanson -- is a U.S. author, blogger, and activist. He is the author of "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union" (Seven Stories Press, Sept. 1, 2009) and of the introduction to "The 35 Articles of Impeachment and the Case for Prosecuting George W. Bush," by Dennis Kucinich. Swanson served as press secretary for Dennis Kucinich's 2004 presidential campaign. From 2000 to 2003, Swanson was the communications coordinator for ACORN, the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now.
Following the 2004 elections, Swanson worked for the labor movement for a year, serving as media coordinator for the International Labor Communications Association, the AFL-CIO's organization of labor media outlets: newsletters, radio shows, websites, etc.