Why Young Americans Are Giving Up on Capitalism

(Foreign Policy.com) Should we really be surprised that young people are rejecting the economic status quo? Imagine that you’re twenty years old. You were born in 1996. You were five years old on 9/11. For as long as you can remember, the United States has been at war. When you are twelve, in 2008, the global economy collapses. After years of bluster and bravado from President George W. Bush — who encouraged consumerism as a response to terror ... read more at ForeignPolicy.com