Commentary: America's Hate Affair With Big Business: What Can Be DoneKeith H. Hammonds
What's going on here? Did someone paint a big bull's-eye on Corporate America and invite Republicans to take target practice? There was right-wing demagogue Pat Buchanan, inciting the New Hampshire masses by pillorying "these cold-blooded characters with the green eyeshades." It was a good line, too good for Bob Dole to resist: The erstwhile champion of free enterprise suddenly condemned the evils of corporate profits and layoffs. Within days, Newsweek's cover brought us mug shots of "Corporate Killers."
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