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The Fallacy of Redistribution

AJ4USA Wrote: Sep 20, 2012 11:01 AM
Well stated ranma2! But Nancy Pelosi claims that taking money from people and then giving it to others is good for the economy. Obama believes the same, hence unlimited food stamps and welfare.
The recently discovered tape on which Barack Obama said back in 1998 that he believes in redistribution is not really news. He said the same thing to Joe the Plumber four years ago. But the surfacing of this tape may serve a useful purpose if it gets people to thinking about what the consequences of redistribution are.

Those who talk glibly about redistribution often act as if people are just inert objects that can be placed here and there, like pieces on a chess board, to carry out some grand design. But if human beings have their own responses to government policies,...