Join me and say, “I do not condone this, I do not consent.”
In reply to this fact a billionaire writes that:
No society can withstand the stresses that our rising inequality puts on the system.
There is no example in human history where wealth accumulated like this and the pitchforks didn’t eventually come out.
You show me a highly unequal society, and I will show you a police state. Or an uprising. Or first the one, then the other.
There is no counterexample. (Source)
How did we get here? Chomsky says: Business Elites Are Waging a Brutal Class War in America