As millions of people in the U.S. lose work and face eviction due to the economic crisis brought on by the pandemic, the 1% have seen a massive increase to their wealth, with Amazon founder and world’s richest person Jeff Bezos recently adding an estimated $13 billion to his net worth in a single day. World-renowned political dissident Noam Chomsky says the corporate windfall is yet more evidence that the U.S. is run “essentially by the corporate sector” for its own profits. “They’re just running wild.”
"We just heard it straight from Trump's own mouth: If reelected, he will destroy Social Security."
Biden is no FDR. To expect systemic reform from Biden is naive but to envision him as a stepping stone is good progressive strategy.
As U.S. empire fades, so might the Monroe Doctrine come to an end.
“As our country faces vast economic and health needs, billionaires continue to display their appetite for greed.”