The “foreign debts” that Billy references here have nothing on the Eurozone crisis. Â PIGS (Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Spain) are still adversely affecting the world economy almost 8 years later.
I wonder what the ratio of homeless vets from Vietnam is to the homeless vets from Iraq and Afghanistan. Â I’d bet it’s higher now that it was then. Â We have less of a social safety net and less societal concerns now.