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Why are the billionaires always laughing?

Because they know the corporate media will never call bullshit on their bullshit.

Why are the billionaires laughing?

It’s easy to laugh when the corporate press treats you as a glorious success instead of the epitome of a broken social order. Billionaires laugh because they know the corporate media prefers to fawn over them rather than hold them to account.

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Dana Drugmand

Dana Drugmand

Dana Drugmand is a freelance journalist and environmental advocate. She completed her Master’s degree in Environmental Law and Policy at Vermont Law School.

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