Getting richer Getting poorer
   
Paying all your taxes Paying all your taxes
Confiscate your workers’ documents Confiscate your workers’ documents
Bribe your way into every deal Bribe your way into every deal
Kill and destroy whoever stands in your way of getting that money Kill and destroy whoever stands in your way of getting that money
Steal public funds and channel them to your personal accounts Steal public funds and redistribute them out
Pay what you owe, proportionately to what you earn Pay what you owe, proportionately to what you earn
Use your 24 hours, in a day Use your 24 hours, in a day
Fully charge for a service before it is even rendered Charge for a service before it is even rendered
“Own” vast chunks of land “Own” land
Have a very strong hold on the natural and human-made resources Have a very strong hold on the natural and human-made resources
Having unlimited access to information concerning key cornerstones of your existence Having unlimited access to information concerning key cornerstones of your existence
Being well learned and schooled Being well learned and schooled
Actively join politics Actively join politics
Live a healthy life Live a healthy life
(Ab)use drugs (Ab)use drugs
Live a marginalized life Live a marginalized life
Do all that you do with total impunity Do all that you do with total impunity
Be a nice person and keep following all “the rules” Be a nice person and keep following all “the rules”

 

Rules:

 

  1. Read through every statement you see there.
  2. Think about it critically.
  3. Tick or cross or circle against each statement as it best makes sense to you.
  4. Go back to rule number 2.
  5. Take off a moment and feel whatever you are feeling.
  6. Take action to change something about your current situation.

~ Are you getting richer or poorer? ~