‘World’s Poorest President’ Explains Why We Should Kick Rich People Out Of Politics

‘World’s Poorest President’ Explains Why We Should Kick Rich People Out Of Politics

Uruguayan President José Mujica

People who like money too much ought to be kicked out of politics, Uruguayan President José Mujica told CNN en Español in an interview posted online last Wednesday.

“We invented this thing called representative democracy, where we say the majority is who decides,” Mujica said in the interview. “So it seems to me that we [heads of state] should live like the majority and not like the minority.