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  •  Plutocracy doesn't win votes (2+ / 0-)
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    DownstateDemocrat, satrap

    There aren't enough plutocrats to win elections.  The plutocrats need something else.  Ultra rich plutocrats may not themselves be bigots, but will play the race card, plus buy elections and politicians, to get their way.

    "We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals, now we know that it is bad economics." Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jan. 20, 1937

    by Navy Vet Terp on Sat May 04, 2013 at 07:30:43 PM PDT

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