Chomsky has criticized both the Democrat and Republican Parties for being slavish servants of Wall Street and the 1%, but saves his harshest critiques for the GOP.
The majority of donations from Wall Street went to Democratic candidates, with Democrats taking 53%.
“Since 1985, the average Wall Street bonus has increased 1,217%, from $13,970 to $184,000 in 2020.”
Firms like Apple, GE, and Intel have been pressured to become the personal piggy banks of powerful “hedge fund activists.”
“Finally we can stop fretting about politics and start focusing on business and your money again,” Jim Cramer said.