While we can take pride in taking more control at points of contact, what sellers aren’t extracting from us as customers they’re making up for by lowering our individual pay and especially lowering pay grades that determine our salary ranges. The good news, if we can call it that, is just as we’ve grown progressively angrier at business as customers we’ve also grown angrier at business as employees–and as voters at business interference in politics and bribing of politicians with campaign cash.
We’re all over mad at business and at the boiling point. And where will this anger take us? According to a growing circle of influential observers, to civil disruption, and I believe on the scale of what America experienced during the Civil Rights and Vietnam War era.
Now think for a moment, which side will you take?