Why Was John D Rockefeller Called a Robber Baron?

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John D Rockefeller was called a robber baron due to his business practices. The word robber baron was a term used to describe wealthy business people who were thought to have questionable business practices. It was a common term in the 19th century.
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He liked little boys.
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Robber baron was a term 19th century in the US
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He wasn't.
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Because Rockefeller was a deceptive and conspiratorial businessman, whose fortune was built by secret agreements America's leading railroad companies.
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