On Contact: A Tax System Rigged for the Rich with David Cay Johnston.
[Editor’s Note: And then when the wealthy get into financial trouble — as they inevitably do — the government rescues them with cash pay-outs, like 2008, that we pay for. The discussion also shows how economic disparity eventually leads to fascism. — Mark L. Taylor]
By Chris Hedges
On Contact / RT (10/15/16)
On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges sits down with David Cay Johnson, author of “The Making of Donald Trump” to examine how the Republican presidential nominee and the rich are benefiting from a rigged tax system.
RT Correspondent Anya Parampil further explores how the U.S. tax code has been rewritten to benefit the wealthy.