To understand what is happening you have to go back to who was responsible for it all in the first place...The EVIL ones...and the two words that caused it all..."Deregulation"..."Globalisation"...The insanity off free market' economics, or should that read GREED of the few at the expense of the many.
"Milton Friedman, free-market economist who inspired Reagan and Thatcher, dies aged 94"... http://tinyurl.com/49gjlw
"The deflation of Friedman"...http://tinyurl.com/2pnql8
"What do we owe to Thatcherite economics?"...http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/3685881.stm
The influence that Thatcher had over Reagan as regards economic thinking (or lack off) was key to todays events.
"They really respected each other's views, and if that is not influence, I don't know what is".
"President Reagan said: "We met before she became prime minister and I became president, and the moment we met, we discovered that we shared quite similar views of government and freedom. Margaret ended our first meeting by telling me that we must stand together, and that is exactly what we have done ever since"...http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/1185177.stm
"Ian Gilmour served as defence secretary during Edward Heath's administration, before becoming Lord Privy Seal in Margaret Thatcher's first government"
"In September 1981 he was sacked by Mrs Thatcher and remained a prominent critic of what he regarded as extreme Thatcherite policies"
"He responded to his sacking by Mrs Thatcher by issuing a statement declaring that she was steering "full speed ahead for the rocks"...http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/7007648.stm
"It is 25 years since Margaret Thatcher became prime minister. Click on an individual in the image or use the drop-down menu below to find out more about the members of her first cabinet, and what has happened to them since"...http://tinyurl.com/3ca5ml
"What is wanted is not the will to believe, but the will to find out, which is the exact opposite"
Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970) ... http://bigeye.com/foolisholdman.htm