Dean Baker is a macroeconomist and co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, DC. He previously worked as a senior economist at the Economic Policy Institute and an assistant professor at Bucknell University. He is a regular Truthout columnist and a member of Truthout's Board of Advisers.

to read Dean Baker's article published in www.truth-out.org, November 7, 2011, click on

 http://www.truth-out.org/one-percent-turns-class-war-generational-war/1320680738