by Smitty (h/t DH's blog)
[Iain Duncan Smith]'s big idea is very simply stated. Poverty is not simply an absence of money. Rather, it is bound up with a whole set of other circumstances: lack of qualifications, demoralisation, family break-up, substance abuse, fatherlessness. It follows that you do not end poverty by giving money to the poor: a theory that British welfarism has amply demonstrated over 60 years. Only when you tackle poverty holistically will you facilitate meaningful improvement.
Jeb Bush absolutely offended by Trump’s truth - Poor Jeb Bush. He just can’t gain any traction in the polls. No matter how much money he raises, or how hard the Fox News hacks try to shill for him, peopl...
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