“Temperature’s rising
Fever is high
Can’t see no future
Can’t see no sky”

These are the opening lyrics to John Lennon’s song, “Cold Turkey,” attributed to a heroin addiction recovery. But if Lennon were alive today, I’ll bet he’d be writing about our shared addiction to “free market capitalism.” 

Unbridled, predatory capitalism is anything . . .

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