Giroux clearly points out the problem with capitalism as practiced in America.
The only major difference between these parties is that the Republicans wage naked class warfare without any apologies or political concessions while the Democrats offer a few painkillers to soften the blow. In some cases, Democratic leaders such as Bill Clinton and Barack Obama outdid their Republican counterparts in consolidating class power, while imposing enormous hardships and misery on the poor and middle class.
Henry A. Giroux | Capitalism Is a Tumor on the Body Politic: What's the Alternative? Beyond Mid-Election Babble