- It was Bill Clinton who inherited the unipolar world at the falling of the Berlin Wall and the incredible opportunity that event held out for humanity. Instead of cashing out NATO and transforming the world with the "peace dividend" he doubled down on the war machine and advanced NATO into Eastern Europe in spite of the fact that Bush the Father had promised Gorbachev that the US would do no such thing.
- Anyone who says he or she cares about the working class in this country should have walked out on the Democratic Party in 1994 with the passage of NAFTA. And it has only been downhill since.
- If welfare reform,
- the 1999 Financial Services Modernization Act, which gutted the 1933 Glass-Steagall Act—designed to prevent the kind of banking crisis we are now undergoing—
Telecom Act of 1996