Look this conversation could go off in a number of directions (who is poor? Should we withhold all growth because some of it won't go to them or can a rising tide lift all boats?) . I prefer to stick to one question at a time and explore all the angles, rather than go into a lot of tangents superficially. But two things I should make clear, I don't care about Americans (except as much as I care about people in general). I am not an American. If you read my article you would notice I am talking about the Australian economy, because I am from Australia. But generally I try and take a global perspective (https://austingmackell.medium.com/remittances-from-nowhere-6647b8cd1a59). I also don't care about jobs. Labour is an input, not an output, a means, not an ends.