Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 5:46 pm (Updated: May 5, 11:32 pm)
“War is making us poor,” according to Pat Leahan’s letter on Friday, April 15. Behind this ugly truth lies another. As our foreign wars expand, a class war increases at home. This class war shifts wealth from the majority of the population to super-wealthy individuals and corporations.
“Wait.” you say, “this is America, and we don’t have a class system.” Yes we do, if you consider class based on economic rather than social standing. Consider one of many pieces of evidence supporting this claim.
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