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History lessons: Understanding the decline in manufacturing 

We all seem to bemoan the decline in manufacturing like it is something new occurring the last few years. I don’t hear people advocating that we have lost too many farming jobs and we need to fix that.   114 more words

Economy

Trump Is Wrong: America Makes Tons of Stuff

While manufacturing employs fewer Americans than it did in Donald Trump’s youth, total U.S. employment has risen, as more Americans find work in other sectors of the economy. 237 more words

Donald Trump

Should we continue to glorify manufacturing jobs?

Our economic world has changed. It is not something that China or Mexico has “stolen” from us. Is assembling a car more honorable or useful than being a teacher, a lawyer, an entrepreneur, or an engineer; working in finance; or making a living in the service industry? 218 more words

Economy