How the Super-Rich Are Abandoning America (5 comments)
Bernard Marcus, co-founder of Home Depot and member of the Forbes 400, had this to say about any American who might object to all the greed: "Who gives a crap about some imbecile?"
Monday, January 21, 2013
The Extremist Cult of Capitalism (44 comments)
Capitalism is a cult. It is devoted to the ideals of privatization over the common good, profit over social needs, and control by a small group of people who defy the public's will. The tenets of the cult lead to extremes rather than to compromise. Examples are not hard to find.
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Ten Numbers the Rich Would Like Fudged (2 comments)
The numbers reveal the deadening effects of inequality in our country, and confirm that tax avoidance, rather than a lack of middle-class initiative, is the cause.
Monday, September 3, 2012
Labor Day Without Jobs: Exposing the "Job Creator" Fraud (6 comments)
With cunning and contempt and catechismal fervor the super-rich have argued that all money should move to the top, where it will be used to stimulate the economy and create jobs. But they ignore the facts that prove them wrong. And it doesn't take much to prove them wrong.