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  •  Understanding the root of the problem (2+ / 0-)
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    does not entail destroying it, but makes it possible to control it.  As progressive lawmakers and presidents - imagine! - did in the early twentieth century; as FDR and the Dems did in 33 and 35.

    Political power comes from productive power; the concentration of productive power in too few hands has this result that we now see:  the creation of an aristocracy of wealth which then seeks to entrench itself; economic cycles of boom and bust; the proliferation of expensive entertainments and wars to distract and to suppress dissidents...

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