As always Marley K. your remarks are a direct translation of these kinds of pieces that are written, it is to the point in tone and in truth.
These big corporations with their effective lobbying efforts to control and manipulate the population essentially control the government. This is why collusion, obstruction, and lies can take place so conspicuously — just like the way they conduct business normally.
Most of the relatively poor in this country are beholden to or enamored by the power and influence that greed and corruption espouse as a cost to doing business. In political terms the injustice and the inequality is akin to and in conjunction with the costs associated with having this semblance of a democracy.
You know and I know that this results in having “zero integrity” as a nation, as a people, and as a culture, but do they know?
And do they care?
Such rampant stupidity is too baffling and incomprehensible to combat, resist or curb, so rightfully and yet sadly…
We are doomed.