- Apr 22, 2008
- MBTI Type
I think for DC (and myself) it really depends on the day. The entire quote makes more sense - "When the people shall have nothing more to eat, they will eat the rich". - RousseauI am assuming you don't mean that in violent terms.
How much of your ire would go away if housing became affordable again? How much of it comes from other things?
I can think of two places where basic human rights get supplanted by status seeking: Housing and higher education. I feel like if housing became ever more affordable then people may no longer need (or rather feel they need) higher education, bringing prices down there too.
Personally, No War But The Class War is the way I like to frame it best. Or "I'm no pacifist. I'll fight in a war, but I'll fight in the only war that counts, and that's the class war"