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What Happened to Our Country?

_Shootist_ Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 1:34 PM
What happened? Dudes, it's been happening for 50 years or more. Do you want me to pick a date? Madalyn Murray O'Hair. You're welcome to your own. Regardless, the US is done.
Carl469 Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 2:40 PM
It's someone's right not to be forced to subsidize religion or irreligion.
Marc_H Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 6:19 PM
just as it is our right to not be forced to pay
for someone's
health care
retirement
abortion
food stamps

there is nothing in the US Constitution that say the FEDs can do any of them

When people reminisce about what America used to be like, some act scornfully toward us. They say living in a Donna Reed world was great for a few, but that there were many suffering souls. The way our country is today makes some of us long for those days which seemed so innocent compared to the harsh, cruel, coarse, and sometimes murderous days we exist in today.

Yet most would argue that there were still injustices when we were growing up fifty years ago. Black people who had been freed a century before were still not treated equally in most parts...