Is It Time For Universal Healthcare? By: Ted Beust | Our Voice Contributor Healthcare is a hot-button issue that Americans have debated for many years. There are now many cries…
To sin by silence is to consent to tyranny.
All too often we hear politicians who claim to be champions of the working class, but always have an excuse as to why they don't help more. Consider who their donors are. Consider their behavior and if it is congruent with someone who wants to help us, the working class, the people who actually drive this economy?
Lets put this into the perspective of a child instead of a country. If I don’t love my child’s behavior then I should just leave them and let them find other parents. Sounds pretty flagrantly stupid huh? That’s what it sounds to me anytime someone tells me or someone I know to just leave if they “don’t love this country”.
We are made to believe, according to the teachings of the generations before us and those who control the levers of power, that our system is engraved in solid stone and that there is nothing we can do to change it. Those who hold the power work endlessly to ensure their own futures while weakening the foundations upon which this country was founded