Welcome to DU! The truly grassroots left-of-center political community where regular people, not algorithms, drive the discussions and set the standards. Join the community: Create a free account Support DU (and get rid of ads!): Become a Star Member Latest Breaking News General Discussion The DU Lounge All Forums Issue Forums Culture Forums Alliance Forums Region Forums Support Forums Help & Search

Hermit-The-Prog

(34,161 posts)
12. the destruction of democracy in favor of oligarchy ...
Tue Dec 10, 2019, 03:02 PM
Dec 2019

It's not just Medicare, Social Security, and SNAP. It's everything that government does that impedes the growth of oligarchs. That top 1/10th of 1% want more power and money, while getting everyone else to pay for the roads, bridges, airports, police, firefighters, courts, etc., they need in order to amass more wealth.

The filthy rich want everyone else to pay the costs of them getting richer. They do not want any pesky regulations getting in their way of making more profit.

Tell your neighbors. Educate the electorate.

Latest Discussions»General Discussion»A message from Robert Rei...»Reply #12