The the Federal Reserve had absconded with enough to pay the National debt three times over.
Prices in gold tells the tale of how Congress has looted our productive efforts by heanding control the the Federal Reserve.
As long as people believe that democracy is about voting for the stuff/material one wants then justice will be thwarted and the rich will get richer and the poor poorer.
Government never has and never will help.
Free includes debt-free!