Wertfrei Wednesday: New Year, New Politics


The more things change, the more they stay the same, or the saying goes. Last night was President Obama's State of the Union Address to congress and the Nation. Sure, a lot of rhetoric was used, but now we see a stronger President, with a backbone, biting words to an uncooperative congress. Vetoes were threatened, … Continue reading Wertfrei Wednesday: New Year, New Politics

Wertfrei Wednesday: ‘Poor’ Myths


              "If only they would work harder"..."They enjoy living in abject poverty"... "They're just looking for handouts"..."I don't want my money going to the lazy and shiftless" We're all familiar with the usual soundbites from upper middle class and the upper classes about the lower middle and poor class … Continue reading Wertfrei Wednesday: ‘Poor’ Myths