This is just unbelievable
These are, of course, US statistics, but the same trends are happening everywhere. The Aussies may have a respite but don’t bank on it lasting.
When are the 99% going to wake up? This is the sort of thing that led to the French aristocracy having a date with Monsieur Guillotine. And here, in western democracies, despite having the capacity to decide who rules our countries, we’ve allowed the union movement to be destroyed and our wealth to be stolen.
Let them eat cake
Corporate profit margins at an all-time high
Companies are making more per dollar of sales than they ever have before. (And some people are still saying that companies are suffering from “too much regulation” and “too many taxes.” Maybe little companies are, but big ones certainly aren’t).
Fewer people with jobs
Real wages still going down
Don’t you people get it? You have the power!
Yes you can