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Charity Begins With Wealth Creation

TheOldHippie Wrote: Dec 26, 2012 4:11 PM
Who is losing the "war on poverty"?
samswede Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 1:18 PM
The poor are losing- and will continue to lose as long as poor decision making is rewarded in this country. Guilt ridden white liberals will have it no other way. And if you aren't as guilt ridden as they- you're a RACIST!
AliveInHim Wrote: Dec 26, 2012 4:20 PM
Those of us who are constantly being vilified for not making everyone else as 'rich' as we are by not paying our 'fair share' of taxes.

Charity -- helping people who have trouble helping themselves -- is a good thing two times over. It's good for the beneficiary and good for the donor, too. Stephen Post's fine book, "The Hidden Gifts of Helping," reveals that 76 percent of Americans say that helping others is what makes them most happy. Giving money makes us feel good, and helping face-to-face is even better. People say it makes them feel physically healthier. They sleep better.

Private charity is unquestioningly better than government efforts to help people. Government squanders money. Charities sometime squander money, too, but they usually don't.

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