“Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.” John Maynard Keynes
latest crime of the CEO, they collect AND KEEP state taxes paid by the workers in 19 states.
Only thing OUTDATED is capitalism that needs TRILLIONS ever few years in printed money to feed the greed.
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Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
I can think of a few problems with this, but I'll respond to the one I think is most critical: why does this in any way rule out that the rich (which I take to mean, all or most rich people) in our society didn't steal from the poor? You said it yourself: you either earn wealth, or you steal it. Nothing in your statement precludes the possibility that the rich, or at least some rich people, stole their wealth.Originally Posted by comedy4all
Actually, the president and many many more wan the rich in this country to start paying their dues like everybody else. You talk about a free ride.
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Now, there's a serious question. I'm not sure. I don't think mere contracts do. Nor am I entirely convinced that theft would always lead to unjust distribution. But, I think any answers to this question will involve some arbitrariness.Originally Posted by Diogenes