The Occupy Wall Street protesters have been standing against the big banks for a few months now. They are protesting the greed, irresponsibility, and fraud that banks like Bank of America, Citigroup, and JPMorgan Chase commit on a daily basis. The big banks of Wall Street caused an economic collapse.
Really this whole debate is about President Obama trying to mandate equal responsibility for all isn’t it? He says, ‘look, we all use it, one group of people shouldn’t have to pay for everybody else, so we all have to be responsible for ourselves.’
Despite what many people on the right believe, the Founding Fathers supported some very liberal policies. These are 7 examples of how the Founding Fathers’ policies prove they were the liberals of their day.
The first thing you need to know about Mitt Romney is that he is a Mormon, aka a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. They call themselves Christians, but they so thoroughly brainwash their members that anything the church says…goes.
The Republicans, who were elected in large numbers in 2010 ostensibly to address economic policies and get our economy revved up, instead have focused almost solely on social policies while obstructing every single bill put forth by Democrats to deal with the fragile economic recovery.
It is safe to assume that if the current breed of Republicans had their way, ALL of this list would have never happened. The fact is, the people need government. Government protects the people from the greedy power hungry hands of the wealthy, especially when liberals are in power.
If there are two things that Republicans want us to believe, it would be these: 1. Barack Obama’s economic policies are a failure which made the recession worse. 2. Ronald Reagan was an economic genius who should serve as an example of how to improve the economy.
Liberals get a bad rap from conservatives for over-spending and from their own party for not achieving enough. Yet, where would we be without liberals? The answer is too dire to ponder. If you’re proud to be a liberal or Democrat, please pass on this ode of appreciation.
If anyone ever doubts that Nugent, who has flirted with the idea of running for Governor of Michigan, really is a madman, afflicted with something far worse than cat scratch fever, here are some more of his zanier quotes.