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The Ayes Have it for Welfare

In their book Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty; authors Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo assert that problems arise in helping the poor because of what they call the three I’s: ideology, ignorance and inertia. 623 more words


A History Of Poverty

By Bill White – SurvivoPedia

For over 50 years now, the Democrats have been waging their “War on Poverty.” Put in layman’s terms, that means taking money from the working and giving it to the poor. 96 more words

News/ Current Events

You Can’t Minimize or Guarantee Greatness

There is much energy being directed at increasing at increasing the minimum wage. Although the amount to increase it to varies; a majority of Americans support a higher minimum wage. 444 more words


The Failures of the Great Society

The Weekly Standard’s James Pierseson has reviewed University of Arkansas professor Randall B. Woods’ recent history of the LBJ presidency.

If you visit the Texas White House in Stonewall, where LBJ spent 1/4 of his presidency, the park ranger is bound to mention that Johnson passed more legislation during his tenure than all previous presidents combined. 557 more words


HUD: The Rich Opportunities Of The Grievance Industry

Fifty-three years ago Martin Luther King, Jr. visualized a day when his children would no longer be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. 1,613 more words