Accused of being too rich and immoral, musk: I’m using money to help people do great things

Elon Musk is one of the richest people in the world, along with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

Bezos). Many U.S. congressmen have called for higher taxes on billionaires, accusing them of not paying taxes fairly.

Accused of being too rich and immoral, musk: I'm using money to help people do great things

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders

Accused of being too rich and immoral, musk: I'm using money to help people do great things

Sanders tweeted: “we are at a critical moment in the history of the United States, where musk and Bezos have more wealth than the bottom 40 people in the country. This level of greed and inequality is not only immoral, but also unsustainable. “

Accused of being too rich and immoral, musk: I'm using money to help people do great things

Many netizens said that “this argument is stupid!” “That’s where you don’t have musk’s intelligence.” “you should think more about taxes”

Later, musk responded to the U.S. Senator Sanders’ bombardment that he earned huge wealth, saying that he would use his money to help all mankind. “I am accumulating resources to help humans become a multi planetary species and extend the light of consciousness to other galaxies,” Musk said

Musk has said he plans to send one million people to Mars by 2050, creating “a lot of jobs” on the red planet. Musk believes his first spaceship will land on Mars in 2026, although some experts have questioned his schedule.