Why Is Government Deliberately Pacifying The Poor And Punishing Real Work?

Zero Hedge produced a couple of eye-opening charts, showing the “welfare cliffs” that make it tempting to not work and the dramatic fall in the labor participation rate among men. You should take a look at them. It substantiates a point Zero Hedge made awhile back: We realize that this is a painful topic in a country in which the issue of welfare benefits, and cutting (or not) the spending side of the fiscal cliff, have become the two most sensitive social topics. Alas, none of that changes Read more […]