The movie Wall Street claimed that greed is good. It also implied that it made the rich. That’s partially true. An evil pathology is a component in some.
It is our economic design that allowed the rich to extract everyone else’s share. It is time to examine other designs that include Modern Monetary Theory which we’ve discussed before on Politics Done Right.
Martin Gurri joins us to discuss his book The Revolt of the Public. We then talk about the rich screwing us all and the shutdown is probative.
We will discuss the GOP for supporting policies for the rich that goes completely against their tenets for the poor. Hypocrisy reigns unabatedly.