~~There, hut for machines, go I''
HE basic difference between you and some poverty
stricken peasant is that you have machines!
He works harder, longer; machines do most
of that for you.
Then isn't the machine, that makes that difference
possible, worth a proper wage or dividend?
We call it the profit-and-loss system,
and its result is our standard of living.
The man in the jungle would
call it heaven, and he would be
sure anyone who attacked it
could be nothing but...