Since 2001, we have spent $1 trillion on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. In 2008, rampant deregulation led to the Wall Street crash, throwing countless people out of work.
Even though many CEOs were knowingly committing fraud and promoting pyramid schemes that were doomed to crash, none of them has served any jail time, apart from Bernie Madoff. State revenues have dropped drastically due to the Great Recession that resulted from the immoral, unethical actions of Wall Street executives.
So whom should we blame for our current financial mess? The greedy CEOs who are back to getting …