Billionaires In Space And Homeless On The Streets: Our New Gilded Age

Feed the poor or reach for the stars? We must do both.

VSS Unity, the first spaceplane of Virgin Galactic (

Over the past several days there have been a lot of my fellow Social Justice Warriors decrying the vanity-fueled spaceflights of billionaires Sir Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos, and for the very best of reasons. After all, if the ten richest billionaires…