Wealth and power determine who gets a voice, but also who defines the conversation. The modern-day Democratic party, just as an example, more closely resembles the GOP of several decades ago. Why are other -isms not allowed in the conversation? Not socialism, not communism, or any other -ism that isn’t capitalism. If we were to have real discussions as a society, everything would be on the table. But only a few get to frame the questions.

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