So many times I have listened or read of the magnanimous investors being portrayed as the backbone of American industry and progress. What a laugh inducing bunch of crap.
The slave owner who had many slaves and lots of land must have deserved the same accolades. They were producing lots of good products and services.
Fact: money is the chain around your ankle and the whip being lashed across your back to keep you laboring for the benefit of those who have the money.