Welcome to the Carnival of the Decline of [American] Democracy, Edition 3.01 - Blogging 'till the secret police take us away.
Barry Leiba has some thoughts on how the media effects the primaries in The press and the election posted at Staring At Empty Pages.
Ian Welsh gives a brief history of labor and politics in The Glorious Future that American Unions Walked Away From posted at The Agonist.
Shaun Connell gives a look at how our economics effects our politics in Wealth and Poverty posted at Reason and Capitalism.
I'll be back again in two weeks (February 4) with the next edition of the Carnival of the Decline of Democracy - Submit Your Posts Here. More information on future carnivals can be found on our carnival home page.