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  •  It is no accident (3+ / 0-)
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    Deep Harm, Shockwave, JerryNA

    ...that this trend took of during RR presidency. He viciously attacked unions, deregulated and encouraged off shoring. The demise of the middle class and the ascendancy of super wealthy ensued. The tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans was supposed to trickle down but never did. It will take  a lot to turn a 30 year trend around. Occupy Wall Street was the first murmur of a turnaround, which is why Bloomberg and others had to shut it down. But the message is out there and the genie is out of the bottle. Wealth and income inequality can not last, because eventually the little guys wise up, and demand change.

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