But it pays well to say what Billionaires want to hear.
In America, “Liberty” means “Free to Die in Service of Capital” - Amfortas the hippie.
Most of today’s elites have the moral and social reasoning capacities of spoiled toddlers.
“People of privilege will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage...but the privileged also feel that their privileges, however egregious they may seem to others, are a solemn, basic, God-right. The sensitivity of the poor to injustice is a trivial thing c
Henry Ford said he paid his workers more money so they can afford to buy his cars. So, why not pay restaurant workers enough money so they can afford to take the whole family out to a restaurant? Will it cause inflation? Some. But it would be good inflation, unlike inflation caused by a weakening dollar.
It sounds like these economic elites would prefer living a rich lifestyle in a poor country than giving up some of their wealth.