From Dethroning Mammon by Justin Welby

It (mammon) generates a powerful stream of subconscious ideas in our society today. It relies very heavily on fear, and much of our politics draws on that fear … fear … the needy stranger … It encourages extremism and populism in politics. It establishes … a way of looking at the world which begins all relationships with the question ‘What are they trying to get out of me?’, or ‘What power are they seeking to acquire?’