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‘Well, When You Say It Like That … :’ America’s Debt Limit Explained

This short, satirical video sums up our mess. Becoming Europe: Economic Decline, Culture, and How America Can Avoid a European FutureIn Becoming Europe, Samuel Gregg examines economic culture - the values and institutions that inform our economic priorities - to explain how European economic life has drifted in the direction of what Alexis de Tocqueville called "soft despotism", and the ways in which similar trends are manifesting themselves in the United States. Continue Reading...