Reflections On the Financial Crisis of 1873

March 22, 2020 In the middle of December, 1873, the economy slipped on the ice and crashed. The resulting depression led to layoffs en masse. Not long after landlords began tossing those workers and their families into the frozen streets. The streets matched their hearts, cold and with a healthy smattering of excrement. Labor suffered for Capital. Our economy has now come to a halt … Continue reading Reflections On the Financial Crisis of 1873