This was a very good video. The transcript is below. While I disagree with some of Chris Hedges ideas about unions, I completely agree with him about the selling out of the American people when they pushed through NAFTA and GATT. If you do not remember what happened with GATT, the people rose up and overturned the house of representatives in a landslide election to stop GATT. Clinton called congress back during the Christmas break to pass GATT even though the majority of them had been elected out of office! Have you seen the benefists of GATT and NAFTA? Are your goods less costly as promised? NAFTA has decimated the tomato farmers in Florida. Are tomatoes much less costly now? Are Reeboks cheaper now?
So, while the elite rake in the money, the working poor are suffering at unprecedented levels.
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