Trump Offers Huge Favors to Billionaires, and Calls It a Big Economic Speech

GOP presidential pick’s policy would pave way for Wall Street looting of economy.

In psychology, there’s a concept known as projection, the term for when a patient ascribes to his nemesis the very motive or behavior that animates the patient.

In his nearly hour-long speech at the Detroit Economic Club, Donald Trump accused his opponent of being “bought, controlled and paid for by her donors and special interests.”

Look at the men on Trump’s own economic team, and you’ll get a very clear idea of just who his policies aim to benefit.

Adele M. Stan is AlterNet’s senior Washington editor.

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