There is no society in the history of the world that has gotten social and economic justice right. Really, how could there be? Invariably some people are going to get better treatment and a more than their share of the money or resources. Often enough, the disparity will be because the person getting more
is really more talented, smarter, more well-liked–that is to say, deserving. Sometimes the person getting less does so because they don’t try as hard, aren’t as talented, or may not even really want any more than they are taking.
More often than that, though, some people get more because they are bigger and stronger and can just take more and tell the others to shut up. In modern society, bigger and stronger