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THE END OF CAPITALISM?
— Rob Urie on the future of capitalism; James Kilgore on the strange politics of prisons in America; David Macaray digs into the history and influence of the US Chamber of Commerce; Louis Proyect surveys the films of Steven Soderberg; Lee Ballinger on political ballads; Jeffrey St. Clair recounts the history of eugenics in America; JoAnn Wypijewski on the American Memory Machine; Mike Whitney on how Quantitative Easing fattened the wealthy; Chris Floyd on American patsies; and Kristin Kolb on the buy-out of Big Green.
Archives from February 1998
The senator with the longest and steamiest past is of course Strom Thurmond,a man so legendary in his satyriasis that Lyndon Johnson’s daughter Lyndaonce said that when Thurmond, then almost 60, asked her to go bike ridingwith him in the Washington suburbs, her f...