The Response to the GameStop Fiasco Shows It’s Still Wall Street’s Economy

Now that hedge funds are losing billions to Redditors buying stocks like GameStop, Wall Street wants heavy-handed intervention into the market, and brokerages have clamped down on the upstarts. It’s a reminder that there’s no such thing as “people’s capitalism” or “shareholder democracy” — the capitalist economy is structured to do what’s best for the business elite.

The Response to the GameStop Fiasco Shows It’s Still Wall Street’s Economy