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LINK Major Study Finds The US Is An Oligarchy

Sadly this is not a surprise.

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What, isn't that the step before fascism?

brentan Level 8 Oct 27, 2018

In a Plutocracy the corporations own the government. In Fascism they also own the military/police.

@Wangobango3 Thank goodness that could never happen nowadays!

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Perhaps also a kleptocracy as well. Country for the rich, and elite.

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Surprise, surprise!!! What about being a plutocracy also?

ashley44 Level 7 Oct 27, 2018
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So what's the cure? International Election Monitoring would be a good start. Open season on lobbyists would be another.

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I've known that, and taught others the same, for a very long time.

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It has been that way a very long time seeing Congress has tons of oil futures and high dollar blue chip stocks.

azzow2 Level 9 Oct 27, 2018
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We needed a study? Pffft

Byrdsfan Level 8 Oct 27, 2018
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Yep.

kmdskit3 Level 8 Oct 27, 2018
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That is what it is when the power is controled by corporations that are owned by the Few.

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