The Dogs of War seems oh so fitting on this day.
General Electric and other mega corporations pay no taxes while the rest of us have to stomach the burden. In the age of globalization the plutocrats and banksters go overseas and screw the American people, yet get all of the benefits of belonging to the American polity--while having none of the burdens or responsibilities. The top one-hundreth of one percent of the U.S. population earn 27 million dollars a year, while the remainder earn an average of 31,000 in the same time period. We are truly a "unique" nation my Tea Party GOP American exceptionalism obsessed friends...yes, indeed we are.
Alas, this is the 21st century United States in the age of declining empire and a creeping, inverted totalitarianism.
Rant away my respectable negro friends and allies on this April 15th if you so desire. My sentiments are with you.