McEwan, Jamie
June 2009
Liberty (08941408);Jun2009, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p14
The author considers the national economy under U.S. President Barack Obama. She metaphorizes it as a walled garden with state-control money as its fertilizer. Reading the headlines, she says she has an image of Obama cruising around the garden in a bulldozer weeding out just budding perennials as he prunes trees awkwardly. She infers that Obama is destroying the free market economy like totalitarian states do.


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