Conservatives enjoy being told that poverty is caused by the bad behavior of its victims, a belief famously reaffirmed by Herman Cain (If youre poor, blame yourself!). It is always easier to blame victims than to contemplate real solutions. ‘’’And that solution is?...to stop work, create more government and destroy families.
“And that solution is?”
Take money from rich people, duh!
Give a man fish, and he’ll vote to increase the power of the state. Teach a man to fish, and...hey, what the heck do you mean, teach? So he can be alone to fend for himself? Heartless monster! He has enough burdens, being poor. Why burden him more when you could dip into all the money lying around that no one’s using don’t really need?