We don’t have the money to wipe out poverty. But all of a sudden…
“For years now, they’ve told us that we can’t afford—that the government providing healthcare to all people is just unimaginable; it can’t be done. We don’t have the money to rebuild our infrastructure. We don’t have the money to wipe out poverty. We can’t do it. But all of a sudden we have $700 billion for a bailout of Wall Street.
…if it’s too big to fail, it probably is too big to exist.”
member of Congress in American history.
We are not the first to struggle with governing. We can be optimistic. There are upheavals and struggle. What we do matters.
Cromwell to the Parliament
“You have been sat too long here for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!”