Borders on ‘makers vs. takers’

Check out Max Borders‘ latest Ideas Matter update for an excerpt from his upcoming book on wealth inequality, along with a featured video clip targeting Occupy Wall Street.

Interesting that Prof. [Chris] Coyne has picked up on the “Makers and Takers” trope. It’s a good one, so we should probably keep using it. When we make the distinction between the productive class and the parasitic class, we can go a long way towards reconciliation and positive social change. Because currently, you see, people are very confused about the make up of the “one percent.”

Mitch Kokai / Senior Political Analyst

Mitch Kokai is senior political analyst for the John Locke Foundation. He joined JLF in December 2005 as director of communications. That followed more than four years as chie...

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