Max Fraad Wolff swears like a trooper, which involves a lot of work on my part cutting out those little expletives. Too bad, because there is real obscenity in the robbery of the middle class and the destruction of the American Dream.
I liked the cartoon because it implies the possibility of righteous anger. Where is the outrage in real life? Thirty years of being screwed and the American worker still can't come to grips with what has happened.
It is easy to become contemptuous of class war's victims, the huge underclass with its foolish dreams of success. But cynicism is the enemy of social movements. We must learn from each other how to resist the current institutional plutocracy.