[ExI] anti-capitalist propaganda

spike spike66 at att.net
Sun May 10 16:18:16 UTC 2009

> At 09:23 AM 5/9/2009 -0700, spike wrote:
> >
> >It sets off alarm bells in my head when he utters comments 
> like "We all 
> >benefit when we spread THE wealth around."  THE wealth?  Define THE, 
> >sir.
> ...
> THE wealth is the wealth created by all the productive forces 
> of the community... Damien

Very well, let us accept that definition of THE wealth.  When we elect a
president, we have her take the oath of office, in which she vows to uphold
the constitution.  The constitution was carefully designed by a bunch of
guys who just finished fighting a tyrannical government.  It specifically
limits what the government can do to us.  Although we grudging accept
taxation as a necessary evil, I see nothing in the constitution that allows
the president to have any say in redistributing THE wealth, as defined


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