The history of Danish efforts to end centuries of domination by their 1% and empower the democratic majority offers valuable lessons for the rest of us.
James McGill Buchanan's vision of totalitarian capitalism has infected public policy in the United States. Now it's being exported.
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Institute for Policy Studies Associate Fellow Sam Pizzigati co-edits Inequality.org. His most recent book is The Rich Don't Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970.