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WEALTH: Redistribution in which direction?

Re: “With election and cliff behind him, real Obama returns” (Charles Krauthammer column, 1-4).

I think it is time to look at the real Krauthammer rather than the “real Obama.” He regularly criticizes President Obama for “redistributionism” while showing little concern for the form of it he favors: redistribution of wealth upwards into the hands of extremely wealthy people.

He calls Obama’s efforts to reverse that upward trend “class warfare” yet ignores the already devastating impact of another form of “class warfare” which has been going on for decades.

Using their political influence to cut back governmental regulations and to

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