Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Why People Vote Republican

The money quote:

People vote Republican because Republicans offer "moral clarity"—a simple vision of good and evil that activates deep seated fears in much of the electorate. Democrats, in contrast, appeal to reason with their long-winded explorations of policy options for a complex world.

to the article

Dom Helder Camara

"When I feed the poor, they call me a saint, but when I ask why the poor are hungry, they call me a communist."

 wiki for Dom Holder Camera.

I got interested in this quote because it was attributed to assassinated Bishop Oscar Romero in an article by Barbara Ehrinreich

Nikel and Dimed (2011 Version)