[LMB] OT: Money, WGW

Matthew George matt.msg at gmail.com
Fri Nov 20 18:36:55 GMT 2020


On Fri, Nov 20, 2020 at 1:19 PM Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

>  When society gets taxed to pay for such costs as clean-up, that price was
> subsidized by people who weren’t part of that transaction.
>

And because large power groups have a great deal more influence than
individual citizens, governments somehow find themselves shifting more and
more burdens onto people who aren't involved.  "Privatizing profits,
publicizing costs" is how it's often known by critics.

Matt G.


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