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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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Just One Of Many Examples On Tuesday I read this editorial by Emily Miller: Obama administration: It’s racist to pass on hiring ex-cons. Why is it racist? Well, for some reason our government puts a disproportionate number of Blacks in … Continue reading