Tag Archives: The Great Deflation

AlterNet: Opinion: Robert Reich: Why America Has Forgotten Its Three Biggest Economic Lessons

AlterNet: Opinion: Robert Reich: Why America Has Forgotten Its Three Biggest Economic Lessons AlterNet: Opinion: Robert Reich: Why America Has Lost Its Three Biggest Economic Lessons Derik Schneider on Google+ What Robert Reich and others on the further left of … Continue reading

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Crash Course: Video: Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter: The Economic Malaise of the 1970s

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The Great Deflation of the 1970s as it is more commonly known. Really lasted that entire decade with the economy taking a big hit in 1973 thanks to … Continue reading

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The Ghost: Video: Network 1976: Howard Beale, We’re In A Lot Of Trouble!

. This post was originally posted at FRS Real Life Journal on WordPress This is one of the best scenes from one of my favorite movies Network from 1976. Because it perfectly explained the economic and cultural situation’s of America … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: President Gerald Ford, Address on Energy Policy 1975

This piece was originally posted at FreeState Plus WordPress Blog President Ford, showing a lot of leadership in 1975, taking on energy policy and even energy independence. Figuring out that the energy shortages of the early and mid 1970s were … Continue reading

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Brandon Hansen: Video: Take a Trip Back to The 1970s

. This post was originally posted at FRS Real Life Journal on WordPress A very divisive decade politically the 1970s, but a decade with a lot of great movies, sports, music and the designer jeans revolution of the late 1970s. … Continue reading

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