The old belief held that with a low unemployment rate workers would have the upper hand and demand higher wages. Yet the data showed that wages weren't rising that much (during the Clinton Administration). It was one of the central economic mysteries of the time.
A judge in federal court in Sacramento has issued an order sealing previously public court documents in a sensational case that involves a former FBI agent who claims he worked as an international spy for the Bureau.
Besides cuts in veteran's benefits and paying for hospital meals, this is another indication of how the US ruling class views the soldiers who fight for their profits and power overseas. They are disposable. Also, it is an indication of the effects of depleted uranium.
Despite U.S. insistence on publicly focusing the scope of Iraq's guerrilla movement on Saddam Hussein loyalists and foreign militants, organized Iraqi civilians also participate in the violent resistance to the U.S.-led occupation