we already have an aristocracy here in the United States: rule by the rich.
In fact much of American history is the story of the battle between the interests of the ‘general welfare’ of our citizens and the interests of the #MorbidlyRich.
Here’s where we are right now:
- A billionaire oligarch programs his very own entire television news network to promote the interests of the billionaire class – with such effectiveness that average working people are repeating billionaire-helpful memes like ‘cut regulations’ – ‘shrink government’ and ‘cut taxes’ – policies that will cause more working people and their children to get sick and/or die – will transfer more money and power from ‘we the people’ to a few oligarchs and will lower working-class wages over time. (cont..)