Got Class Warfare? Occupy Wall Street Now! | Truthout

8 Oct

The ideals that inform a substantive democracy are utterly at odds with a society that spends $6 billion a year for training Afghan military and police, but fires thousands of firefighters, teachers and other public servants; guts food stamp programs; and refuses to provide health care for millions of children. We drive up the deficit; cut important social programs; and, under the current leadership in a stranglehold by Republicans, attempt to balance the budget on the backs of young people, working people, the poor and the elderly.

via Got Class Warfare? Occupy Wall Street Now! | Truthout.

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