A Genealogy of Oligarchies

Not long ago, we asked, not rhetorically, whether the U.S. system of government were an oligarchy as opposed to the ostensible republic-an democracy by which we are alleged to be govern.

Blogger David Macadam answers the question, “Yes,” but doesn’t stop there. He provides genealogies of oligarchies. For example, consider the genealogy connected to the United Fruit Company:

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