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Men Find Careers in Collecting Disability

MadisonWannabe Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:56 PM
The sad part is that there is plenty of money available for those who truly need it, but it is wasted on the slop of society.
Americans are very generous to people with disabilities. Since passage of the Americans With Disabilities Act in 1990, millions of public and private dollars have been spent on curb cuts, bus lifts and special elevators.

The idea has been to enable people with disabilities to live and work with the same ease as others, as they make their way forward in life. I feel sure the large majority of Americans are pleased that we are doing this.

But there is another federal program for people with disabilities that has had an unhappier effect. This is the disability insurance (DI) program, which...