The economy has grown enormously since 1970. So if workers did not get a share in the newly created wealth, who has it? Easy: The top 1%.
Many try to preempt the angst of the middle class by framing their disgust as class warfare. We must accept that remembering who really is at war with whom.
It is not easy to do because many immediately go on the attack once the phrase class warfare is brought up. This congressman expressed it perfectly.
On Tuesday Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner said President Obama’s Administration wants to annihilate the Republican Party. Specifically the speaker said: We are expecting over the next twenty two months to be the focus of this administration as they attempt to annihilate the Republican Party. And let me just tell you, I do […]