After World War 1, manufacturers were faced with excess production capacity. They realized that the would need to pursuade the Amercan people to bay things that did not really need. A wall street leader is quoted as saying, "Man's desires must overshadow his needs." A chage came over our democracy - our citizens became consumers.
We continue our discussion of the all-comsuming self as we listen to this 2nd part of a the four-part BBC series.
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