Our economy can be safe and effective only if it is governed by rules. Some capitalists actually don’t care about other people, their communities or the future. Their behavior, if left unchecked, has a massive effect on everyone else. When Wal-Mart or McDonald’s or any other guy like me pays workers the minimum wage, that’s our way of saying, “I would pay you less, except then I’d go to prison.” via A Wealthy Capitalist on Why Money Doesn’t Trickle Down | Perspectives | BillMoyers.com.
It’s a great piece, and it’s written by someone with lots of money. So maybe the Republicans will listen to them.