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David Cay Johnston is a class warrior posing as a journalist. Winner of a 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Beat Reporting, he is currently a columnist for Reuters.

David Cay Johnston

“You know, Congressman Ryan requires his staff to read Ayn Rand, whose fictional hero, Howard Roark, is a man who blew up a building because it wasn’t built exactly to his specifications as the architect.

I mean, that’s the kind of society we want where our leaders say, not only are we taking from the sick and poor but we’re going to hold out as a model people who commit felonies like blowing up buildings. We really need to dig into understanding the kind of people who would put forth these ideas.”