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America Needs a New Birth of Freedom

Unknown3rdParty Wrote: Jan 28, 2013 4:00 PM
Perhaps you should try drinking upstream from where the lamestream media and state-run propaganda centers (re: schools) have their pissing contests; collectively, they've so polluted the information stream that actual data, spin-free knowledge, real truth and true news never get published but instead are supplanted with skewed data, fake knowledge, phony truth and misrepresented news.

Journalist Bill Moyers, who worked as an assistant to President Lyndon Johnson, shared memories in a column last year about how his old boss thought about our entitlement programs.

It was under Johnson, who championed the "Great Society" in the 1960s, that a good portion of the runaway government spending we are trying to get under control today originated.

Johnson signed into law Medicare, Medicaid, the War on Poverty programs, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Moyers recounted that for Johnson, Social Security and Medicare "were about a lot more than economics."

He recalls a time when the Johnson administration was...