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  •  Yes, the charity of old (1+ / 0-)
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    Minnesota Deb

    was never enough thus we had to go to a nationwide system put in place and run by the government with no discrimination or caveats.  Government aid had to be instituted because private charity falls short.  Private charity can never cover the needs in any significant way. Helps on an individual basis only.

    Everyone! Arms akimbo! 68351

    by tobendaro on Fri Nov 22, 2013 at 06:33:22 AM PST

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    •  There's a scene in the Woody Guthrie (1+ / 0-)
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      thomstark

      biopic where David Carradine asks a preacher for some food, and he replies that he can't give him any because it would only discourage him from working, or something along those lines. This was a 70's movie about the 1930's. Yet here we are still hearing the same crap from the right....

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