Bernie Sanders struggles to explain how to pay for his programs. He only does so because we haven’t learned how money actually works.
Day: February 28, 2020
Until the election of 1852, everybody understood that only a Whig or a Democrat could be elected. The Whigs, however, were unable to find consensus on the issue of slavery; and their house, divided against itself, could not stand. A similar thing is happening now with the Democrats around the issue of oligarchy – and it might spell the end of the party.