If American corporations have no responsibility to provide good paying American jobs, then American workers should certainly owe no allegiance to their products. I for one am much more conscious that my purchases support a struggling American economy and its workers. That there’s much, if any, difference between Democrats and Republicans is where Mr. Reich and I part ways. Our government and its structures are indeed awash in greed, corruption, and corporate dollars. His linked column elucidates the increasingly sinister relationship between government and corporations in the U.S.