We are a nation of consumers (or, more and more, would-be consumers) who now buy symbols of “America” that are assembled elsewhere, by workers who work cheap, and don’t complain (or do so at the gravest risk)–and so America continues to go down the drain…
18 Iconic Products That America Doesn’t Make Anymore
by Anika Anand and Gus Lubin
Another American icon has bit the dust: Pontiac.
GM is canceling the 84-year-old brand after winding down production over the past few years. Like other American automakers, it is restructuring and rebranding to compete with foreign companies.
Pontiac joins a long list of iconic products that aren’t made anywhere in America.