There are massive amounts of money being collected by groups opposed to Obama, most of which is coming from people that make their money directly or indirectly from oil and from financial firms. As far as the financial firms’ complaints, they include regulations imposed on them by this Administration, but that came about because you, the taxpayer, lent money to those firms to bail them out
It was the Reverend Al Sharpton who said it best when he said that we should look at what the Politician does for the donor and not only the fact that he/she received campaign funds from a particular donor with an agenda. What he was referring to was the fact that someone brought up that indicated that Wall Street Firms and Big Banks were donating heavily to Barack Obama’s campaign, insinuating that the President was perhaps not the “change” agent that regular citizens clamored for after the financial collapse of 2007. Sharpton argued that while you could not argue with the fact that the
“Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone”, as stated by John Maynard Keynes, an English economist whose theories are subscribed to by many governments, seems to be the best way to describe the conflict on Wall Street. The adage, “don’t hate the players, hate the game”, we think may apply to the “Occupy” protests. The Capitalist System of the USA is what we have subscribed to since the beginning of the Country. Wars have been fought in defense of Capitalism, although they were coined as wars
Deregulate credit cards and let them charge the interest rates they want put in all the small print they want, what the hell I just won’t use their cards. Get rid of the EPA and let the polluting companies do what they do, I can always move to a State that has no mining or Industry that dumps into rivers or lakes. I would say that their kids would have to inhale the same toxic shit that we would have to, but that may not be true especially for the kids of the execs of these companies because they would live wherever they want.