Although the public mood has been darkening since the early days of the war in Iraq, it has taken a new turn for the worse in the last few months, as the economy has seemed to slip into recession. There is now nearly a national consensus that the country faces significant problems.What clued you in America? The wasteful, horrific war? The loss of our civil rights and freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution? Oh, it took getting hit in the pocketbook, of course. I notice BushCo seems to be doing jus'fine.
Friday, April 04, 2008
Concern Over Country’s Direction at Highest Level Ever Recorded
NYT reports the findings of the latest poll--81% think the country is going in the wrong direction. Way to go Dubya.