For whom does America exist?

“Its billionaires? Its celebrities? Its tech companies? Are we the people just laboring, sweating instruments for the bonanza of paydays of our betters? Are we nothing more than a vast test market to be tracked and probed and hopefully sold on airline tickets, fast food, or Hollywood movies featuring some awesome new animation technology?

Or is it the other way around – are they supposed to serve us?” Thomas Frank, The People, No