posted on Mar, 9 2013 @ 08:59 AM
These are precisely those areas where the Russian Government can go stick it in their pointy little ear.
Plutocracy doesn't fit and doesn't really come all that close. As much as the class of people in this nation exists to absolutely HATE anything with
wealth or means in America, it's a misguided and ignorant stance to take. It's certainly one I've never seen taken by someone in the center to upper
middle class, let alone higher. Assuming "the rich run it all" assumes the Rich sit in some special position of privledge or allowance.
Hasn't anyone noticed Obama and Co. working the last 4+ years to insure the rich pay every last penny they can be forced and made to pay on everything
legally possible to hand them a bill for? Is that the world of a system run by those same rich people? Only to those who have nothing, never have had
anything and so ...don't know personally how true it is that money does NOT buy happiness, let alone power or position. It's hard to get the last two
without it, but it doesn't GIVE it to anyone, either.
Plutocracy? No... and Moscow can keep their propganda to themselves. We've become what they already were in the 90's. We've ironiically followed their
lead while, all this time, asking them to follow ours (in theory).
We've become an Oligarchy and tell me THAT definition doesn't fit BOTH the United States and old Soviet Structure?
Definition of OLIGARCHY
1 : government by the few
2 : a government in which a small group exercises control especially for corrupt and selfish purposes; also : a group exercising such
^^ I say we have a winner. The only thing I DO agree with is that we haven't seen much resembling Democracy in at least 10 years. Perhaps a bit
edit on 9-3-2013 by Wrabbit2000 because: (no reason given)