Capitalists always want to blame others for their failures.
That's a republican trait too. Even when it's just made up rubbish. I don't want this thread to twist itself around until Republicans=Capitalists and Democrats=Socialsts. Cause it just aint so.
Neither one has delivered fair pay for workers. One side is marginally less corrupt and self serving than the other.
New Billionaires are being created every day! One of the Jenner/Kardashians is a "Billionaire" now. Self made I'm told. At twenty something. Millionaires are a dime a dozen. At them wages you'll still probably struggle to keep up with your debt.
"Something is happening here, what it is aint exactly clear, there's a man with a gun over there...."
But if you turn your rheumy eyes toward the plight of the common man you'll see a society crumbling from the bottom up. And the reason becomes very clear. The rich and the secure will be the last to find out because they deny any problem exists and blame the victims of capitalism for their own misfortune.
Our society has become a pressure cooker. People are beginning to crack. Suicides, depression, anxiety, opiate addiction, tobacco and alcohol addiction...folks are hoping marijuana addiction will help cure these...we have daily mass shootings and a government in thrall to the gun lobby. Three jobs and you still can't eat and pay the rent.
Sh*t's coming apart at the seams down in the trenches while the rich party their asses off.
If America hopes to have a future then it is going to have to stop catering to corporate interests and start catering to the welfare of American citizens.
"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken."— Oscar Wilde