Berto Jongman: Deep State References Including Attempts to Impeach Donald Trump

Donald Trump has made “Deep State” a term that cannot be denied.

Other references below the fold.

Report: Congress Holding “Secret Conversations” About Removing Trump: Critics pushing impeachment or removal under 25th Amendment

CounterPunch: Michael Hudson and Steve Keen on US Debt = Zombie Nation

The Economics of the Future

At first glance Steve Keen’s new book Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis? seems too small-sized at 147 pages. But like a well-made atom-bomb, it is compactly designed for maximum reverberation to blow up its intended target.

Explaining why today’s debt residue has turned the United States, Britain and southern Europe into zombie economies, Steve Keen shows how ignoring debt the blind spot of neoliberal economics – basically the old neoclassical just-pretend view of the world. Its glib mathiness is a gloss for its unscientific “don’t worry about debt” message.