One of my favourite movies by Al Pacino was “In Justice for All” because I believe that if we want a sustainable society, we have to have equal justice. Being a young black male from Baltimore, equality and justice were always ideals. The realities of living in one of the most segregated cities in America was brutally at odds with what I believed America was striving to be.
In America, the vile and evil types were being rewarded at the detriment of the working class. Master and slave, is now Boss and employee. Justice is nowhere to be found.
The Rich Have Corrupted the System
HSBC for years has been laundering money for Mexican and Russian cartels. It is estimated that HSBC has laundered over 100 billion in blood money.
(Reuters) – HSBC Holdings Plc agreed to pay a record $1.92 billion in fines to U.S. authorities for allowing itself to be used to launder a river of drug money flowing out of Mexico and other banking lapses. more from Reuters
But a black man (Jerry Dewayne Williams under ‘three strikes’ law)
in California got life in prison for stealing a piece of pizza. Yet, the CEO’s of America biggest corporation has committed the most heinous of atrocities (Bhopal disaster, DuPont Poisoning, Love Canal, Hudson River Cancers and the list is neverending, but yet not one of these psychopaths responsible has served a day in prison.
The reason, money. It would seem that lady Liberty is not blind to cold hard cash!