Punishing The Poor Has Been Very Productive For Us, So Pat Yourself On The Back America!

When you are down and out, wealthy Americans are there to kick, and knock you about.

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In mid 1974, seven months after my father lost his job, we were all a few weeks away from living in the street, Dick and Dot, myself and my four sisters. Thankfully, dad did get six months of severance pay, at 60% of his salary…