Brian Tanguay

If you're of a certain age as I am, you saw this transition happen in real time. The social contract got tossed on the scrapheap in the 80's, when manufacturing was deliberately off-shored and the economy became financialized. The Oliver Stone movie Wall Street absolutely captured the ethos of the…

Brian Tanguay

Brian Tanguay

Brian Tanguay writes about politics, culture, and books. Co-founder of the California Review of Books and the long running blog, Shouts from the Balcony.