A powerful and evocative vision, Joe Brewer. I feel this dovetails with your recent article, The Most Powerful Algorithm in the World. I found both of these articles compelling. I encourage you to weave these (and I’m sure, other ideas) together and write a book. You might seek commentary from economists, like Robert Reich and Paul Krugman.
There’s nothing wrong with people getting rich; the problem comes when they can use their wealth to get richer still, and even more so when they use it to alter politics for this purpose.
I’d be very interested to see you write on the intersection of these things and health insurance. I think this is fertile ground for you to plow.