The US Oligarchy

The study of US Elections (Unit 3) is often driven by the study of money – who has it, who needs it and who has spent it the most effectively. This fascinating article from the BBC explores the location of money and power in the USA and reaches the conclusion that, ‘The US is dominated by a rich and powerful elite.’ – perhaps not surprising but some excellent detail and stats in here for exam questions on Elections, PGs and so on.