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In India, on the pavements, you will be stepping over the great grandchildren of the people your great grandparents stepped over. This is, quite simply, the failure of capitalism.
Nearly five hundred years ago, a German theologian published a paper on an obscure doctrinal point. It started a cascade of ideas that fundamentally shaped the modern world.
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Screwing people at the bottom half of income distribution doesn’t actually work to stimulate an economy. Plus, it can be fatal.