Jimmy Carter: American Democracy Has Been Subverted into an ‘Oligarchy’ with ‘Unlimited Political Bribery’

“The incumbents, Democrats, and Republicans, look upon this unlimited money as a great benefit to themselves.” The Merriam-Webster online dictionary defines an ‘oligarchy’ as: “A government in which a small group exercises control especially for corrupt and selfish purposes.” Former President Jimmy Carter had some choice words for our form of government, post-Citizen’s United, on my radio program this week.. When I asked him his thoughts on the state of American politics since five right-wing justices on the US […] Read More