In a desperate attempt to convince us that we need to maintain that extravagant existence, they’ve pretended we might share in their dream

from Immortal Technique – Últimas Palabras Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

People in power keep the lower classes in check by making them think they can be rich too some day

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