- 09 Dec 09
A year to remember? You could say that. Too bad that very few of the memories are positive ones.
THE GREAT DEPRESSION
Well, what a year that was! We should have been celebrating the twentieth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Instead, we wound up jittering over the possible collapse of the very global capitalism that had, it was assumed, done in the dour old communism represented by the Wall. Who’d have thought?
THE GREAT BLACK HOPE