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You Be the Judge: Should the Law Discourage People from Becoming Vagrants?

MariansMusings Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 10:53 AM
Again, why are they not reaching out to church and civic agencies designed to feed, cloth and shelter them. (As well as helping them find a job.) Ever heard of Goodwill? Salvation Army? Local food banks? Oh yes, they get free Obama phones so they will be available if someone calls to hire them. Wonder how many went to work from the calls on their free phones?

It’s both difficult and easy to be a libertarian.

It’s difficult because the corrupt Washington establishment of politicians, lobbyists, bureaucrats, and interest groups almost always is allied against us.

But it’s easy since you have strong moral principles that put liberty over statism, so at least you don’t need a lot of time to figure out whether class-warfare tax policy is desirable, whether the federal government is too big, or whether government should be throwing people in jail for...