plutocracy

Pride and Prejudice

Liz Bennett couldn’t marry Darcy. Nor can your daughter.

Summary: America’s social structure changes slowly and unnoticed, taking us to a future with the class system of the past. Jane Austin’s books describe our children’s lives — unless we take back the reins of America. We can do that now. If we wait too long, we won’t be able to do so.  {This is …

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See what Trump has wrought so far, telling us what to expect next

Summary: By now we can see the outlines of the Trump era. Both Left and Right misrepresent these events, but the truth can be seen — if we look at what Trump has done, and what we should expect next. The latest hot meme among journalists and pundits is that Trump’s agenda is in trouble. …

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A plutocrat honestly explains the new politics of America

Summary: After decades of work by America’s plutocrats, aided by our apathy, they control all 3 branches, not just Federal but also most State and local governments. Control of a few more States will allow them to amend the Constitution, further entrenching their power. To better see where we are going, see this passage describing the UK …

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Trump is the next logical step as America becomes a plutocracy

Trump is just the next step in the natural evolution of America into a plutocratic state. The US — like the rest of the West — was sliding along this path until the great depression and WWII destroyed that regime. Our elites have spent several generations rebuilding their institutional power. Now new technology and massive …

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Trump assembles a Strategic and Policy Forum to better hear the 1%

Summary: Trump appoints an all-plutocrat “Strategic and Policy Forum”. No need to guess what comes next. Congratulate Trump for running as a populist, the most effective political con in US history. It is the inevitable next step as our elites explore and exploit our gullibility. This can inspire us to push for reform of American …

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