You are not qualified 

If you’re poor and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, it’s the politics of envy.

If you’re rich and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, you’re a spoiled Hollywood actor who doesn’t understand the real world.

If you’re a charity and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, you should stick to addressing real problems, like something about Africa or sick animals.

If you’re a union and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, you’re an old fashioned socialist wielding too much power.

If you’re a church and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, you’re out of touch, should stay out of politics, and stick to preaching tea and biscuits to empty pews.

If you’re a business and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, you don’t understand the markets and are unrepresentative.

If you’re a minority and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, you have divided loyalties and are probably a secret terrorist.

If you’re a nurse or teacher and speak against rampant capitalism and greed, you’re too reliant on the state to have any independent thought, and should focus on healing the starving and teaching homeless kids.

Conclusion: nobody is ever qualified to speak for the poor. Ever.

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