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Social Security: The People's Pension

program date: 
Mon, 04/15/2013

Social Security, the life line of support for millions, is under attack these days, even from Democrats.  Eric Laursen is the author of The People's Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan.  He talks here with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about why the Right Wing is so opposed to Social Security -- and has been against it since the days of the New Deal.  

Eric Laursen is an independent financial and political journalist, activist, and commentator. He is co-author ofUnderstanding the Crash (2010). and his work has appeared in a wide variety of publications, including The NationThe Village VoiceZ MagazineThe Indypendent, and the Huffington Post.

 

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