Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Paul Ryan: Social Darwinist

Why is it that Darwinism isn't okay for the Rightwingers when it's in the classroom, but is okay when it's let loose in the economy?

Because it serves the interests of their owners, that's why.

Obama: Ryan Budget Is ‘Thinly Veiled Social Darwinism’ | TPMDC
“This congressional Republican budget, however, is something different altogether. It’s a Trojan Horse,” Obama plans to say, according to excerpts provided by the White House. “Disguised as deficit-reduction plan, it’s really an attempt to impose a radical vision on our country. It’s nothing but thinly veiled Social Darwinism. It’s antithetical to our entire history as a land of opportunity and upward mobility for everyone who’s willing to work for it — a place where prosperity doesn’t trickle down from the top, but grows outward from the heart of the middle class. And by gutting the very things we need to grow an economy that’s built to last — education and training; research and development — it’s a prescription for decline.”

1 comment:

Kevin Scheunemann said...

You are not excited that Paul Ryan is practicing your religion on the budget?

What does one have to do to earn your favor in the Darwinist religion?