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Sociology 1 19:09 Social change means challenging the greed that now rules the world “you can have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, or democracy. But you  cannot have both.” -- Louis Brandeis, Supreme court justice Plutocracy: the rule or power of wealth or the wealthy; a government or state in  which the wealthy class rules. A class for group Of the current 400 richest people in the U.S., 42% inherited sufficient wealth to  put them on the list “inherited economic power is as inconsistent with the ideals of this generation as  inherited political power was inconsistent with the ideals of the generation which  established our government.”—Franklin Delano Roosevelt Wealth Creates Poverty: half of the world’s population of six billion live on less than $2 a day while 1.3 billion get by on less than $1 a day today there are something like 40 million unemployed workers in the U.S.
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This note was uploaded on 08/26/2011 for the course WRITING 2 taught by Professor Roy during the Spring '09 term at UCSB.

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