Recommended Reading on the Debt Ceiling “Deal” Reached Today: Robert Reich’s Ransom Paid


My friend and former advisor at Georgia Tech, Professor Carol Senf, linked to this article by Robert Reich titled “Ransom Paid.” If you want to find out more about why today’s debt ceiling “deal” isn’t so much of a deal as a ransom paid by the Democrats to the Republicans, you should check out what Reich has to say.

Published by Jason W. Ellis

I am an Associate Professor of English at the New York City College of Technology, CUNY whose teaching includes composition and technical communication, and research focuses on science fiction, neuroscience, and digital technology. Also, I coordinate the City Tech Science Fiction Collection, which holds more than 600 linear feet of magazines, anthologies, novels, and research publications.