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Re: Money
« Reply #255 on: December 20, 2017, 04:36:25 pm »


They Cheered When This Tax Bill Passed: Always Remember That

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed

Snippet 1:

I have waited my entire life for this day. I knew it would come, sure as little fish make little fish, and here it is. No more Republican dickering at the edges of it, as they have through all these soft-pedal decades of trickle-down gibberish. No, they went for the thick red meat this time, the prime rib, and they don't frankly care if you know how badly you're getting screwed. Most people don't know. They will, alas, and soon.

Snippet 2:

Mammon wins the day. Mammon, the ancient word for "money," adopted by the New Testament and John Milton as the very personification of greed, that which any God-fearing Christian must shun at the cost of their very soul, as explained succinctly in Matthew 6:24: "You cannot serve both God and Mammon." Yet on Tuesday night, the erstwhile "party of God" was busy dancing and cheering in delight around its golden calf.

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http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/42973-they-cheered-when-this-tax-bill-passed-always-remember-that

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