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The American Welfare State

Daddio7 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 1:30 PM
Have you looked in those baby strollers many white women are pushing? About 10% do not contain a white baby. Those children will have not have to worry about finding a job. Brown is beautiful.

Throughout the presidential campaign, Republican candidates pointed to the number of food stamp recipients -- increasing from 33 million people in 2009 to 43 million in 2012 -- as a sign that poverty had skyrocketed under President Obama. But a new study suggests that the reason there has been such an increase in food stamp recipients during the last four years is even more pernicious.

The study's authors, George Mason University's David Armor and Sonia Sousa, argue that the food stamp program can no longer be regarded as an anti-poverty program because nearly half of its recipients are above the...