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I am for doing good to the poor, but I differ in opinion of the means. I think the best way of doing good to the poor, is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it. In my youth I travelled much, and I observed in different countries, that the more public provisions were made for the poor, the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer. And, on the contrary, the less was done for them, the more they did for themselves, and became richer. -- Benjamin Franklin (from here)
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Do you appreciate posts that give you the opportunity for a few eye rolls? In The Gasp! Is someone on the Left going to demonstrate in Washington, DC?, The Richmonder provides ample opportunity. Note that I left a few comments, changing the subject … Continue reading
Have we been told the whole truth? Has a crucial part of our nation’s history been left out? Have we been lied to? That is what some suggest. David Barton’s website is Wallbuilders. Here is the website of the Family Research Council. What are … Continue reading
H/T TO Thatmrgguy’s Blog and The Mad Jewess. See Illegal Occupying Criminal Invaders Now Want Sanctuary City Policies In WRITING!!! What is the end result of a welfare state? The answer? Chaos! Latino activists, clergy and civil rights leaders called on city … Continue reading
UPDATE 2: C-SPAN has the video back up. UPDATE 1 at the Bottom I was not able to go. Not enough time. However, I was able to attend some of the major Tea Party events in Washington D.C. Since the corporate news … Continue reading
Not so long ago a drunk driver killed one of our local residents (Illegal immigrant who killed nun in accident was released by feds). When people discovered this drunk is an illegal immigrant, many were outraged. When they discovered that … Continue reading