It does turns out, as reported by the Associated Press on May 29, 2020, that Musk received $770 million, exactly as discussed in this blog post. Did he put workers' lives in danger to achieve this payout? As suggested: "You decide!"
We live, simultaneously, in two different worlds. Ultimately, we live in the World of Nature, a world that we did not create and the world upon which all life depends. Most immediately, we inhabit a "human world" that we create ourselves. Because our human world is the result of our own choices and actions, we can say, quite properly, that we live, most immediately, in a “political world.” In this blog, I hope to explore the interaction of these two worlds that we call home.