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Capitalism vs. Democracy

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S. T. Fleming   Minnesota

When I lived in Latin America people would often say, “We are poor because they are rich.” The reference connected the poor of the global south to the rich of the global north. The popular wisdom (and authors such as Eduardo Galeano) had it right all along.

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