…iddle class white men gained the most from capitalism, too. Once upon a time, they lived the dream. But then, as capitalism ran out of other people to exploit, it turned on them. The instant that segregation ended, American wages began to stagnate — both these things happened i…
Best, the quickest explanation I’ve ever seen.
Exploitation was for other folks (minorities and immigrants), not them. When it’s there turn to be exploited or pay for stealing/exploiting, I notice they kill themselves, think of intricate plans to squirrel away some wealth to leave for their families…it’s a trip. I find it very funny some of us are supposed to wait for heaven to reap rewards as we slave here on earth while those middle and upper-middle-class white men enjoy their rewards here on earth now.
When they finally reap all they’ve sown…it’s going to be ugly. This is only the beginning.