|Steve Lonegan: Americans Need to Fight for the Value of the Dollar
Historically, Americans have been willing to fight for the value of their money, so recent complacency over the destruction of the dollar is disturbing.
THE U.S. economy continues to struggle. Wages remain stagnant for working families. Inflation slowly diminishes the average family’s consumer strength, and unemployment now includes factors like masses of workers dropping out of the workforce. So what has changed in America the last 40 years that has dimmed the economic optimism that drove the greatest generation and baby boomers?