Bill Moyers: Money in Politics: Where Is the Outrage?

Posted by Trish Riley, August 30, 2012

No serious proposal to take the money out of politics, or even reduce its tightening grip on the body politic, will emerge from Tampa or Charlotte, so the sounds of celebration and merriment are merely prelude to a funeral cortege for America as a shared experience. A radical minority of the superrich has gained ascendency over politics, buying the policies, laws, tax breaks, subsidies, and rules that consolidate a permanent state of vast inequality by which they can further help themselves to America’s wealth and resources.

via Bill Moyers: Money in Politics: Where Is the Outrage?.

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