I cannot help fearing that men may reach a point where they look on every new theory as a danger, every innovation as a toilsome trouble, every social advance as a first step toward revolution and that they may absolutely refuse to move at all.
Alexis de Tocqueville (1805-1859)
The world is entering a dangerous phase. The financial crisis, far from abating, is stronger than ever. More positive news from the US economy may be short-lived if political parties cannot work together to avoid plunging