shes hardly alone bankers do it tech people do it so many plutes do it what they dont realize is that its bett
She’s hardly alone. Bankers do it. Tech people do it. So many plutes do it. What they don’t realize is that it’s better to be kind to people in your day job, where you have power, than in your little side hustles of virtue.
she is not a bad apple she is an exhibit of a widespread plutocratic tendency strive by philanthropic moonligh
She is not a bad apple. She is an exhibit of a widespread plutocratic tendency: strive by philanthropic moonlight to save the world, while working by operational daylight to undermine the very people you aim to help — at much greater scale.
this is the move cause a problem profit from it evade justice for it then point out the problem with sadness i
This is the move. Cause a problem. Profit from it. Evade justice for it. Then point out the problem with sadness in your voice. Become a thought leader on the solution. Edge your way into the solution leadership. Use that position to marginalize solutions that would cost you.
an uncomfortable commonality between those who put faith in donald trump and those who put faith in bob muelle
An uncomfortable commonality between those who put faith in Donald Trump and those who put faith in Bob Mueller is a belief in parachuting saviors rather than in the civic grind of making democracy work better from the bottom up.
often the way our society really works is invisible so i want to thank the sacklers for making a demonstration
Often the way our society really works is invisible.
So I want to thank the Sacklers for making a demonstration of the corruption of an American system that tells rich people to make as much money as possible, however they can, then sprinkle a bit back. https://t.co/udxaUpqwCF
my dutch brother from another mother and the specter that haunted davos causes tucker carlson to have a meltd
🚨@rcbregman, my Dutch brother from another mother and the specter that haunted Davos, causes Tucker Carlson to have a meltdown. The episode didn’t air, but now the footage has been leaked. https://t.co/EdMlZQFFBZ
the juiciest most revealing fact in the college bribery story isn t the hollywood celebrities it s a guy named
The juiciest, most revealing fact in the college-bribery story isn't the Hollywood celebrities. It's a guy named Bill, whose alleged involvement tells us everything we need to know about our age. https://t.co/VzXhDRvrJz
but i was wrong and the story has a moral never underestimate the defensiveness of very rich people who believ
But I was wrong, and the story has a moral: Never underestimate the defensiveness of very rich people who believe they’re progressive and who are willing to give back in any way they can — except by surrendering any of their privileges, advantages, or immunities.