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The 1% are the very best destroyers of wealth the world has ever seen

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The 1% are the very best destroyers of wealth the world has ever seen

Here’s an article too good to pass up. Are the 1% creators of wealth, or in fact destroyers who, in many cases, demonstrate psychopathic traits? “The very rich are often described as wealth creators,” writes the Guardian’s George Monbiot. “But they have preyed on the earth's natural wealth and their workers' labour and creativity, impoverishing both people and planet. Now they have almost bankrupted us.”