In my youth, I traveled much, and I observed in different countries, that the more public provisions that were made to the poor, the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer! And, on the contrary, the less that was done for them, the more they did for themselves, and became richer! Benjamin Franklin
Revolution over history have had different motives with different outcomes! The Russian Revolution which brought in socialism and communism took absolute control of the people and their property by the State! The Revolution produced about 20 million casualties! Earlier we had the American Revolution and a few years later the French Revolution. In the American Revolution people migrated from Europe
This is what the battle lines are drawn around in American politics! They have for years now! This is the battle between the Republicans and the Democrats! This battle is for the soul of America! Sanctuary cities are about globalism! Enforcement of our immigration laws is about Nationalism! Better jobs for America is about Nationalism! Illegal immigration is about globalism!
The reason socialism will fail every time is because governments run out of other people’s money to fund the failure! Margaret Thatcher (1925-2013) Comment: She tried to warn Europe not to go down this path but today they are there! England wants to leave the EU because it carries socialist countries that will cause it to collapse! America with now
Does it matter who is in office? President Roosevelt was a Democrat when Japan attacked Pearl harbor. President Clinton was in office when the Twin Towers were attacked the first time. President Bush was in office when the Twin Towers got hit the second time on 9-11. Different ideologies were behind these attacks with destructive consequences. During the 1930’s America
In Europe first and now in America, elected men have taken it upon themselves to indebt their people to create an atmosphere of dependency! And why? For their own selfish need to increase their own personal power! Pope Francis
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery! Winston Churchill