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Response to MO_Moderate (Reply #14)

Tue Mar 25, 2014, 02:55 PM

15. You seem to live in some other America

You've never heard of CCA - private for profit prisons, whose lobbyists throw lots of $$$$$$ at our legislators so that even breathing will soon become a crime and they can keep up the "growth of prisoners" for more moolah??

Never heard of the failed War on Drugs that makes us the nation with the HIGHEST INCARCERATION RATE IN THE WORLD?

How does imprisonment become a fucking GROWTH INDUSTRY in a free nation?

Never heard of them using prison labor at a dollar a day so US corporations can get richer off the false and unconstitutional imprisonment of our citizens?

Never heard of income inequality or the fact that the federal "poverty rate" is a sham - that over half of Americans now live in poverty?

I could go on and on and on, but somehow I believe you would rather live in la-la land and blame the poor and working class for the way they are being exploited, underpaid, underserved and imprisoned at a phenomenal rate.

Capitalism and corporate ANARCHY have FAILED, my friend. We are approaching third world status fast and furiously, but blame the poor and working class, because that makes everything ALL better.


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