Деньги, политика и оппозиция Бушу

Деньги и их роль в политике США - предмет постоянных дискуссий. Несмотря на ряд попыток реформ, расходы на выборы в стране растут всякий раз, когда избиратели в очередной раз идут к избирательным урнам. Многие считают, что отсутствие ограничений для частного капитала идёт на руку республиканцам. Миллиардер и филантроп Джордж Сорос, автор реформы, был обвинён в лицемерии, так как сам расходует значительные средства на предстоящие президентские выборы. В данной статье Сорос раскрывает причины своих поступков и свой взгляд на роль денег в политике.

Я и ряд других богатых американцев тратим миллионы долларов на первичные организации, участвующие в президентских выборах 2004 года. Мы глубоко озабочены тем курсом, которым администрация Буша ведёт Соединённые Штаты и весь мир.

Если американцы отвергнут на выборах политику президента, Америка сможет списать доктрину Буша на временную ошибку и вернуть своё доброе имя. Если американцы одобрят его методы, США будут жить во вражде со всем миром и только расширят порочный круг эскалации насилия.

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