This is a great article and sooo true!
Since the Model T, our economy has only functioned well when workers can afford what their employers are selling
New data from the Commerce Department shows employee pay is now down to the smallest share of the economy since the government began collecting wage and salary data in 1929.

Meanwhile, corporate profits now constitute the largest share of the economy since 1929.

Restore America's basic bargain - U.S. Economy - Salon.com