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The "Arsenal Democracy" story is actually mostly myth: U.S. captains of industry had to be dragged, kicking and screaming, into industrial mobilization by some very determined and angry Army officers.

Economics is politics by other means
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Fri Apr 8th, 2011 at 12:04:17 PM EST
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