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Charity Begins With Wealth Creation

tibby2 Wrote: Dec 26, 2012 10:02 AM
No, the major fallacy in the conservative viewpoint is that they think that if they just explain and demonstrate through history that their viewpoint works that the liberal of today will understand that liberal ideas will not work. The work ethic gap created the wealth gap.
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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