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In Manufacturing, Americans Are Back in Action

Why do Americans seem to know more about Jupiter’s 67 moons than about the turnaround in factory employment? Reason No. 1 is politics. From Donald Trump on the populist right to Bernie Sanders on the left, trade agreements have become the obsession, the all-purpose villain behind U.S. factory closings and “movings” to low-wage countries.

July 7, 2016