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    • Smith
    • 05.04.11 | 18:51 (IDT)

    Shtrasler has it all wrong. The system he's describing is exactly how the capitalist system is meant to function. One's salary determines their usefulness within the system; social workers help maintain people who are of little productive value so they get paid very little even if their work, in my opinion, is crucial to a just society. Same goes for doctors in public health care. If Shtrasler doesn't like the system of payments, pyramids and so on (which goes on in every capitalist country not just ours) then he has to reject the current system of capitalism altogether. Alas he believes in the fairytale of the trickled down theory; it's been 30-years in Britain and most people have still to see any champagne coming their way

    from the article: Sooner or later, Israel's rich will be made to pay the price
    First published 02:52 05.04.11 | Last updated 02:52 05.04.11
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