Please address the following question as completely and thoughtfully as you can. As always, if you find someone else's comment to the question intriguing, please feel free to respond, question, or comment to him or her as well - keeping in mind that we are always kind and respectful of one another and our individual opinions.
Suppose that Raphael Hythloday, the protagonist of St. Thomas More'sUtopia, was transported to the present time. Do you think he would consider our economy "a kind of conspiracy of the rich"?
McDougall Littel. "Extend Interpretations." The Language of Literature: World Literature. Ed. Arthur Applebee. Boston: McDougall Littel, 2006. 802.