A Powerful Statement about the One Percent – Ed O’Rourke

I had the idea that the One Percent actually did something for somebody other than themselves.  The author points out that this is seldom the case.

I invite you to see my statement below and the attached commentary.

Tax All Income Over 10,000,000 USD

Some three billion people live in poverty.  Extremely wealthy people can buy the politicians and get legislation that serves their purpose but is harmful to everyone else. Ten million USD is enough to live on.

Billionaires Do Not Give Anything to Society—They Take From It

The rich do not compete; they destroy the competition. The rich do not create wealth; they accumulate it. The rich do not create knowledge; they kidnap it. The rich do not create ideas; they demonize them.

Opinion | Billionaires Do Not Give Anything to Society—They Take From It
Opinion | Billionaires Do Not Give Anything to Society—They Take From It”The rich do not compete; they destroy the competition. The rich do not create wealth; they accumulate it. The r…

Sincerely,

Ed

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