Truer words were never spoken. Because America is deciding in this election whether it wants to ditch the economic system that made us the richest, most prosperous nation in the history of the world, for the...
"[But] a freedom which only asks what’s in it for me, a freedom without a commitment to others, a freedom without love or charity or duty or patriotism, is unworthy of our founding ideals.” What a crock! Unions -- for example, the current teacher's union striking in Chicago -- are all about "what's in it for me." This strike is all about the teachers, and the students be d*mned. There is no sense of duty involved, and certainly no love (except for self), charity, or patriotism. And this is typical of union actions. They appeal to the "what's in it for me" crowd. Yet, Obama loves them, supports them, and would like to see the entire country unionized. Hmmmm. I sense a little incongruency here.
President Obama started his Democratic Convention nomination acceptance speech with one overriding truth: “But when all is said and done – when you pick up that ballot to vote – you will face the clearest choice of any time in a generation. It will be a choice between two different paths for America. A choice between two fundamentally different visions for the future.”
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