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Social Equality? So share the expenses of the wealthy, too.

Assuming socialism is right, the rich should give the poor their money. Why does it not also follow that the poor must also then share in the risks/debts/expenses/hard work/smart work/saving money which the wealthy use to create economic wealth?

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    • Apr 4 2013: I won't pretend to have as much experience in this as you, but are these "elect" few really that big a deal? I've certainly heard of them but didn't realize they might be so cancerous to our economy. I was thinking more along the lines of heavily taxing the "rich" who make over $200,000-300,000. That's a small amount compared to, i think, the rich you are talking about. Why not reappropriate amorally gained funds from the past through special taxes and start fresh with a more democratic system? Is that what you would suggest?

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