Currently we are taxed on what we produce, perhaps it would be more progressive to tax land instead of our labour?
The corporate rigging of economies and the monopolization of capital in the 21st century has resulted in vast inequalities.
It was the biblical economist, Norm Franz, who said, 'Gold is the money of kings, silver is the money of gentlemen, barter is the money of peasants - but debt is the money of slaves'.
The phrase lions led by donkeys was used by British front-line soldiers in the First World War. They were the brave lions who were sent to their deaths by incompetent and often indifferent leaders.