This is fundamental to understanding what’s happened to the American economy in recent decades: a little bit of money from a large number of people becomes a very large amount of money when it gets channeled into the bank accounts of a tiny number of wealthy rentiers. [Kevin Drum]
And on a different but in a way related subject,
In a free society, we are supposed to know the truth. In a society where truth becomes treason, we are in big trouble. [Ron Paul Tweet]
I don’t always agree with Ron Paul but he is absolutely correct about this. Heck, I don’t always agree with Kevin Drum or anyone else I can think of.