GDP

GDP = Greatly Deceptive Prosperity

“It’s the economy, stupid.” Those words have become ingrained into our politics. But seldom have we seen such a disconnect between raw data, the kind that President Donald Trump bragged about on Friday, and the economy people are actually living in.Journalist Alissa Quart, in her new book Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America, went looking for the real America.