The cynical historians and others, however, insist that American democracy is greater than ever . . . if, of course, you happen to be one of the lucky ones who actually own capital instead of depending on wages and welfare. . . .
What you should get out of this video is not the debunking of Turner's thesis, but a realization that today's America — and the rest of the world — needs a new Homestead Act based on all forms of capital, not just land.