Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Mayor of London publicly gives his allegiance to the elite

The office of mayor in nearly every city in the world is manned by an official who is voted into office by the people they are expected to represent.  Quite often however, like in the case of New York City’s Michael Bloomberg, these officials prove through their actions that their allegiance lies in the forwarding of personal agendas, or in many cases, pandering to those in power in the corporate world.
The most astonishing however, are those elected officials who outwardly make their allegiances known, and virtually spit in the faces of the common men and women who put them into office.  Such is the case with London Mayor Boris Johnson, who recently wrote an op-ed for the British media where he stated that we should all be ‘thankful for the super-rich’, and instead of challenging them on their corrupt activities that siphon the wealth from the people and middle classes, we should hold them in some false idolatry as the benefactors of society who pay for, and keep the welfare flowing.



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