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Can It Happen Here?

Capitalist at Birth1 Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 10:14 AM
Unfortunately, most Americans do not even have a rudimentary understanding of the laws of economics to understand how they are being robbed. They will blame the rising cost of living and their lower standard of living on Greedy Capitalists.
eddie again Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 10:29 AM
yep, the progressive certainly knew what they were doing when they created the government monopoly on education. they foresaw that such a taking would allow them to make sure future citizens could not intellectually understand or challenge the governments actions to enslave them.

you who support or do not oppose government run schools are traitors to human freedom, even if you do not know it or are not consciously supporting them.

The decision of the government in Cyprus to simply take money out of people's bank accounts there sent shock waves around the world. People far removed from that small island nation had to wonder: "Can this happen here?"

The economic repercussions of having people feel that their money is not safe in banks can be catastrophic. Banks are not just warehouses where money can be stored. They are crucial institutions for gathering individually modest amounts of money from millions of people and transferring that money to strangers whom those people would not directly entrust it to.

Multi-billion dollar corporations, whose economies...