When half of the people get the idea that they do not have to work because the other half is going to take care of them, and when the other half gets the idea that it does no good to work because somebody else is going to get what they work for, that my dear friend, is about the end of any nation.
– Dr. Adrian Rogers
We used to teach in our schools that hard work and responsibility was the goal and destination of all mankind. We used to teach that we are our own best keeper.
Now, in a public classroom, we teach that it’s okay, that it’s the aim of well-educated people, to restrict Liberty and live the life of a looter and a moocher:
While some may go on a field trip to the zoo or a museum, students from a Minneapolis charter school went to the state capitol to take part in a protest.
Sixth, seventh and eighth graders from Southside Family Charter School chanted, held signs, and demanded answers on welfare reform outside of Gov. Tim Pawlenty’s office Tuesday.
In my home state of Minnesota no less!