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Friday, September 23, 2016

"At the heart of every major political upheaval lies a fiscal revolution,"

http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/brexit-political-economy-lessons-1.3655931

"At the heart of every major political upheaval lies a fiscal revolution," Piketty wrote.

 http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/unlike-marx-thomas-piketty-wants-to-save-capitalism-don-pittis-1.2652404

People wonder why #Trump is winning even though he is just as odious as #Clinton. Most people don't understand that most things we go along with, which we believe are in our best interests, are things revolving around money. Even if we convince ourselves it isn't, we keep one eye on the prize because short of life and death it's the one thing we know is certain: the need to get and use resources affects every aspect of our lives.

Trump is offering to turn Wall Street over, which really means massive debt spending, and most voters are that desperate they want to believe him.