Questions, Assertions, Answers and Rebuttals (QuAAR)
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Is America an oligarchy of the rich?
Ans: One word answer. Yes it is. Shades of the approach that defines this attitude can be seen in the following links: http://en.granma.cu/mundo/2018-04-04/the-united-states-is-anoligarchy-not-a-democracy https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/11/goldman-asks-is-curing-patients-a-sustainable-business-model.html But there is a contrarian viewpoint [...]