Last updated November 28, 2008 5:32 p.m. PT
It's a depression
By HELEN THOMAS
WASHINGTON -- Few prominent economists will say it, but to me it looks and feels like we are in another Great Depression or a reasonable facsimile.
The current meltdown is dubbed a "financial crisis." But a rose by any other name would still inflict the same hardship and suffering on most people and businesses.
Clearly, the lessons have not