“Investors” — that sober-sounding euphemism for Wall Street speculators — seem quite pleased over the results of last Tuesday’s Election Day. They see a weak, “divided” government ahead, and that prospect sent private equity kingpin fortunes soaring last week.
So how should the rest of us move forward from last week’s roller-coaster of emotions? We might begin by recognizing the encouraging victories last week that point us toward a more equal future. We have details on those bold victories below. We need more of them.”