Originally Posted by listopencil
Just as average citizens benefit from the roads that they use, the courts to protect themselves from injustice, the police to protect them from harm, the education to go get that job and so on. Our nation's infrastructure does not exist only to aid the rich, and it's disingenuous to imply that our society only benefits them.
Right. Our system benefits almost all of us and it's impossible (or at least in the eye of the beholder) to say that it benefits one social class more than another.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will