|In the shadow of excessive wealth, extraordinary poverty.|
--Story on HuffingtonPost today (here) stating that the 85 richest people in the world are wealthier than half the population of the world. Republicans, who strongly support that kind of obscene wealth, will say this report is stirring up trouble and causing "class warfare." Let us hope they are right--for once. An all-out war on the wealthy could be a productive thing.