US is an Oligarchy, Not A Democracy

You heard it at the BBC first!

A study by Princeton professors backs up what people have been saying since incomes began stagnating for the middle class in the late 1970s. The current neo-liberal ideology doesn’t improve the lives of ordinary people and ends up undermining the democracy Western states claim to represent. The study focuses on the US, but I don’t think we in the UK can point the finger.

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