Billionaires don’t see us as People

Doug Ecks
3 min readDec 28, 2020
Big house with a sports car in front
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I don’t think the Ultra rich see us as people. I just don’t. And by us, I mean everyone with less than a million dollars in the bank. Anyone without a private jet. Anyone who can’t on a whim buy an island.

Why do I think this? Well I can get in to the usual politics, of how the donors influence our politicians to craft policies for their benefit that fuck everyone else in the eyesocket, but I don’t…

Doug Ecks

Doug Ecks, Esq is a lawyer and member of NLG-LA. He is also a stand up comic and author. You can support my writing at