I became aware of this video through David Brin's blog and felt it is so important, that having shared it through FB and my mailing list, I should just add to the potential for others to see it here:
It isn't temporary, or fleeting, or short (John Williams of the Fed "Unemployment is still shockingly high") This video says some very important things. PLEASE SHARE IT.
"American Exceptionalism" - the idea we are different born from 150 years of a rising standard of living. That ended in the 1970's (Leo Hindrey says 1967) when REAL WAGES STOPPED RISING - but where did the money go, and why and what can be done?