Either ignorance, callousness or both infected Mitt Romney’s pejorative characterizations of the “government dependent” 47 percent with victim mentalities who believe that they are entitled to the government providing them the necessities of life without paying income tax. Let’s see who these people are in these recessionary times. Unemployed Americans. Americans who are too ...
The lesson is clear. More police, more jails, more tough talk will not help. None of these traditionally instinctive reactions to crime can stem the rising tide. So long as injustice and inequity in larger society exist on the gross scale that they do today, all the reasoning and rhetoric and police clubs in the world will not stop the have-nots from going after the goods they seek through the only ...
This whole nation should be a sanctuary for the world and bring the people in. What’s going on? We’re scapegoating the Latinos of our society because we as a society are failing in education, we’re failing in health care, we’re failing in our crumbling infrastructure, and we’re failing by invading countries and spending our treasure. That’s what’s wrong.
I stuck the credit card companies with $90,000 worth of bills. And they deserved it, because I used the money to finance the empowerment of the American people with the National Initiative, so you can make the laws.
If you want to make a judgment of who can be the greediest people in the world when they get to public office, you could just look up at the people up here. Many of them done very, very well in public office.
It's like going into the Senate. You know, the first time you get there, you're all excited, "My God, how did I ever get here?" Then, about six months later, you say, "How the hell did the rest of them get here?
In anticipation of this evening’s Job Speech by President Obama, it is as true today as it was on June 16, 1858 when Abraham Lincoln stood in front of 1,000 Republican delegates at the Republican State Convention in Springfield, Illinois and proclaimed these words: “A house divided against itself cannot stand.”