intolerance! And clearly this relates to the US, but be grateful that
only in the US is there still the 18th century belief that poverty is
Having said that, all those who subscribe to such
mean-spirited judgements should remember that pretty much every one of
us has had one or twenty or a hundred ancestors who would have fitted
this category and yet who made their way beyond it and laid the
foundation for a better life for all of us because there were enough
people out there who did not think in this intolerant, mean-spirited,
judgemental and vindictive way.
A little bit of understanding,
compassion and plain old-fashioned kindness goes a very long way.
posted by Roslyn Ross at 6:39 pm