Capitalists: "it's obviously impossible to provide a decent standard of living to everyone on the planet, there's not enough resources for that"
Also capitalists: "let's destroy unsold goods by the hundred thousands each week, there's not enough room in our warehouses for all that stuff"
@antanicus Far more typically unsold goods are sold off in bulk to lower tier providers to clear inventory.
This is literally how dollars stores and other and deep discount chains work.
@profoundlynerdy guess Jeff Bezos really hates dollar stores...
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