that's how it goes in plutocracies. there's a frightening amount of people in the united states that think taxation is theft, which.. obviously it is not. however, if you think of politicians as people whose sole job is to collect taxes fairly and share them equally to build more infrastructure and services.. do you think this has been achieved? probably not..
then there's the concept of trickle-down-economics, something which i think is obnoxious and offensive. it assumes that by making the bigger company fatter, the bigger company's profits is going to magically make the rest more wealthy and prosperous as well.
nah. that usually never happens. as an example in japan, one of the bigger gaming companies whose manager or someone who made the big bucks received the order to fire a lot of their employees. he sacrificed a lot of his own paycheck to keep them there, because he knew they needed the talent.
meanwhile activision blizzard fires 800 of their own people during their most profitable year ever.
american people worship money like its their only goal in life and TAX EVASION is the REAL NATIONAL SPORT.