Here is an ignorant answer to a desperately important question. If only we could teach our children the truth.
The answer is GREED of influential people who manipulate the ignorantly SELFISH commoner. Which of course means the real answer is greed, ignorance and selfishness. Which of course means the fundamental answer is a severe and chronic deficit of LOVE.
Capitalism is a simpleton’s response. It makes me sad.
If you read this, go out and give some money, clothes, food or some of your time to the poor. Ignore the rich and the government. Just do it for one or two or a few people. Just do it - ignore the government, the rich, these big organizations. Just you do it, do it for one person.
I still laugh about the amount of people this post has angered
So you hate America?
It’s only that with all that the US has in its favour it could do so much better than it has done and still does for its own citizens, as well being a better example to the world.