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Handouts, Morality and Common Sense – Page 1 – Walter E. Williams – Townhall Conservative


From an article by Walter Williams — We need a rule that combines our Constitution with simple morality and plain common sense. I think it immoral for Congress to forcibly take one American’s earnings and give them to another American to whom they do not belong. If a person did the same thing privately, he’d be convicted of theft and jailed. We might ask ourselves whether acts that are clearly immoral and despicable when done privately are any less so when done by Congress. Close to two-thirds of the federal budget, so-called entitlements, represent what thieves do: redistribute income.  To read more, follow the link

via Handouts, Morality and Common Sense – Page 1 – Walter E. Williams – Townhall Conservative.

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