This is one of the most amazing stories SR has ever published. This is what vampire capitalism has produced. Think about this: There are seven billion people on earth, 85 of them have so much wealth that it equals the collective wealth of three billion two hundred million co-inhabitants of the Earth. How can anyone think this is O.K.? How can a democracy operate in that reality, particularly after Citiz! ens' United.
Oxfam: Richest 1% Own Nearly Half of World's Wealth
KIM HJELMGAARD – USA TODAY
Phi Beta Iota: Concentration of wealth is the single most reliable, recurring precondition for violent revolution.