We pay for their welfare, EBT, housing, transportation, medical, child care and other necessary quality-of-life expenses. They stay in their neighborhoods and leave us alone.
It is an expensive agreement costing "tax payers" about 50% of their income each year. But, unfortunately, we've painted ourselves into a corner. There are few solutions:
1) They change and become "tax payers" and responsible citizens who contribute to their communities, or
2) We cut them off and put those dollars into ammo.
I can point to nearly 50 years of Great Society as proof. If they want to argue with me and lecture me about "dignity, blah blah blah," I suggest they go spend an evening in Oakland:
This secret pact has kept my neighborhood quiet and peaceful. I've only looked down the barrel of a gun and begged for my life once, so it hasn't been too bad. It has worked for the most part.
But I have to ask:
Who made this pact on my behalf?UPDATED 10.1.14:
And do I have a say on whether it continues?
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Democrats give black people food stamps, so they really need to stop complaining.
That’s the message from Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge (Ohio)