The Ignorant American (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note) by Gwen Moritz Posted 9/15/2008 12:00 am Updated 6 years ago If I were a conspiracy theorist, I might conclude that keeping Americans financially ignorant was part of a plot. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.