From Princeton comes even more proof that America is not a democracy. In fact, your opinion has “near zero” weight when it comes to public policy – unless you’re part of the top 10-percent, that is. The rich spend billions of dollars making sure their paid lobbyists talk congress into passing laws that make them richer. And it costs the other 90 percent of us trillions of dollars.

In the United States, wealth talks and the common good suffers. This video breaks it all down: