The criminal class in Washington is bipartisan. It threatens humanity. Whoever wins or loses in November, it hardly matters. On issues mattering most, both parties are in lockstep. Ordinary people aren't served either way.
Money power runs America. Gore Vidal understood. He explained well. His comments are worth repeating.
He called America "a nation of ongoing hustlers from the prisons and disaster areas of old Europe."
"I do not think that the America System in its present state of decadence is worth preserving."
"There is only one party in the United States, the Property Party....and it has two right wings: Republican and Democrat."
He called democracy a system "where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates" no different from each other.
"By the time a man gets to be presidential material, he's been bought ten times over."
The same goes for vice presidential candidates. Some become presidents. It's planned that way.
No matter who governs, he said, America is "rotting away at a funereal pace. We'll have a military dictatorship pretty soon"."