The world is still round
New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman is glib and superficial. How anyone could prefer him to Paul Krugman is beyond me. Hell, Maureen Dowd is deeper than Thomas Friedman.
The U.S. government has no business fostering a policy among U.S. companies of outsourcing jobs to cheaper labor markets until it has some effective policies for full employment here in the U.S. Taxpayers in Bangalore pay their national government to advocate for them. U.S. taxpayers apparently pay our government to advocate for the residents of Bangalore too.