David McWilliams, one of Ireland's leading economic commentators, is a writer, journalist, lecturer, broadcaster and documentary maker and has written four bestselling books, presented award-winning documentaries and performed an economics stand-up show. He is a regular contributor to the Financial Times and the co-founder of the world's only economics festival www.kilkenomics.com. Follow him on Twitter: @davidmcw
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Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Can Bernie Sanders Fix the Broken American Dream?
Watching Sanders this morning, cajoling his troops, emoting his followers and leading them again, it is clear that what underlies his movement and gives him energy is the cause. The objective is to give more and more people access to some of the enormous wealth of this extraordinary country. “The...
Tuesday, December 04, 2018
Sanders Is Building a New Political Movement and Could Run Again
Burlington Vermont is cold in late November. Huge mounds of recently cleared snow attest to the coming of winter, which in this part of the world, just below the Canadian border and far from the warming influence of the oceans, is long, dark and absolutely freezing. The shops of Church Street are...