Doug Henwood founded the Left Business Observer, a newsletter on economics and politics, in 1986. His books include Wall Street: How It Works and for Whom (Verso, 1996) and After the New Economy (The New Press, 2004). He hosts Behind the News, a weekly radio show, which originates at KPFA, Berkeley, and is syndicated to other stations around the US. He’s at work on a short book on Hillary Clinton, to be published by OR Books in the fall of 2015, and a more ambitious work on the rot of the American ruling class. You can find him on Twitter at @DougHenwood.