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Response to jonpaulprime (Original post)

Fri Nov 16, 2012, 07:13 PM

4. Because the 2nd Bill of Rights contains principles the rightwing has spent decades propagandizing...

.....against!

The Economic Bill of Rights:

The right to a useful and remunerative job in the industries or shops or farms or mines of the nation;

The right to earn enough to provide adequate food and clothing and recreation;

The right of every farmer to raise and sell his products at a return which will give him and his family a decent living;

The right of every businessman, large and small, to trade in an atmosphere of freedom from unfair competition and domination by monopolies at home or abroad;

The right of every family to a decent home;

The right to adequate medical care and the opportunity to achieve and enjoy good health;

The right to adequate protection from the economic fears of old age, sickness, accident, and unemployment;

The right to a good education.


The right's think tanks, like the Heritage Foundation and the Cato Institute, have spent decades trying to destroy FDR's reputation at the same time they've built up the legend around Ronald Reagan.

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