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1001

"The point is that despite the very real continuing abuses born of antisemitism, born of racism and sexism and homophobia, there are elected officials and other leaders who are female, Jewish, black or gay. There are none who are poor. There never have been, and there never will be. Every decade since society's inception has been witness to a holocaust of paupers, so enormous and perpetual that it has become wallpaper, unnoticed, unreported."


Alan Moore Economy, Capitalism
1006

"He was a man of many ideals and no principals."

-- An Historian's description of Woodrow Wilson.


Unknown Hubris, Politics, America
1020

"In the modern economy, most money takes the form of bank deposits. But how those bank deposits are created is often misunderstood: the principal way [money is created] is through commercial banks making loans. Whenever a bank makes a loan, it simultaneously creates a matching deposit in the borrower's bank account, thereby creating new money."


— Bank of England ("Money creation in the modern economy")


Unknown Economy, Politics

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