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    Congress. Money ought not to be used for gambling, just as hammers ought not to be used to hit people over the head.
    Using money as a tool of subordination is essentially abusive. But, it's been going on for so long that it's almost accepted.
    Imagine if we rationed inches. Congress rationing dollars is much the same.
    However, habits are hard to break. Islam preaches, as far as I know, that it is wrong to charge interest on money, over and above the cost of keeping accounts.
    Beppe Grillo refers to bankers as the priests of money. The Catholic church has a history of selling indulgences. Making an idol out of money is sort of the reverse.

    We organize governments to deliver services and prevent abuse.

    by hannah on Fri Mar 01, 2013 at 08:38:38 AM PST

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