The human race has always been pyramid shaped
Another for one for the its inevitable but it is a great big lie
When we lived in small communities with kinship and the environment could kill us we did not horde we shared
It is still what communities do
only when we develop complex interrelated societies do we advance in to greed and then do we argue its inevitable as if we have no control over the laws that govern our world or how these resources are spread..it is is not inevitable it is what we choose to do/allow to happen
Imagine we are trapped on a island and then one day their is a ship wreck and one person finds it would the
1. Share it with everyone else there
2. horde it tell them its inevitable to have a pyramid and then watch others starve as they hoard?
It is not natural at all Its not true to claim it is
It is what we allow to happen
Presumably it gets spent at some point?
No if they spent it they would be poor
they bank it - one could argue it gets invested and used but really could you spend £6 billion and have no assets [ wealth] to show?
Has anyone got a toothpick?
I have a nice Chianti