Paul Ryan’s budget plan will put America on a fast path to poverty.
Poverty in America is rising! And it’s getting uglier.
The country is dying: infrastructure decaying, housing decimated, politics corrupt, media biased, the rich greedy and dispassionate, wars suffocating—and that’s on a good day.
Though an eternal optimist it becomes increasingly difficult to find many positives in the current environment.
Especially when we learn that by the end of 2009, 43.6 million people were living in poverty which raises the level to 14.3% of our population. That number surely increased in 2010 while Jaime Dimon, Lloyd Blankfein, and their colleague’s pay increased by several millions.
How many houses do they need? How many cars?