Stranded in Trumplandia: Life on the edge of America’s abandoned middle class


salon.com – Robert Hennelly

No doubt the powerful interests that want to protect their ever-growing share of the national wealth heaved a sigh of relief when they saw the recent images of Trump rally attendees beating up on progressive protesters, taking aim at Trump

From the oligarchs’ point of view, there is nothing better than having the victims of predator multinational capitalism all go after each other over issues like race and national origin. What you don’t want is a peaceful convergence of left and right. Better to have everybody fractionalized and alienated, scrambling for a share of the scraps.

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