Who Supports Whom?


On top of all the other awful things, Donald Sterling said this about the players of the basketball team he owns, “I support them and give them food, and clothes, and cars, and houses.” That’s been criticized as showing a “plantation mentality,” which it does. But it also shows a key delusion of the rich, that they are the ones who “create wealth.” Nope, Sterling doesn’t support his players, they support him.

Here’s an article in Salon that discusses Sterling’s interview with Anderson Cooper.





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