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2020-02-18 Home Front: Politix
Ted Cruz Rant on Dems and answering Robert Reich
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Posted by 3dc 2020-02-18 10:45|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [152 views ]  Top

#1 Our economy is effectively an oligarchy: more concentrated than ever, in sector after sector, and most concentrated in that sector which more than any other benefits from government-funded R&D and from Congress's refusal to apply the laws regarding competition, publishing, and taxation of interstate commerce: tech.

That regulatory laxity explains these men's billions more than any other factor.
Posted by Lex 2020-02-18 11:49||   2020-02-18 11:49|| Front Page Top

#2  Our economy is effectively an oligarchy:

I prefer to think of it as a kleptocracy.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2020-02-18 12:18||   2020-02-18 12:18|| Front Page Top

#3 You misspelled kakistocracy, Abu.
Posted by Mercutio 2020-02-18 14:10||   2020-02-18 14:10|| Front Page Top

#4 Again, Robert Reich comes up... short.
Posted by Raj 2020-02-18 18:06||   2020-02-18 18:06|| Front Page Top

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