Last night online the Huffington Post published Jesse Jackson’s editorial, ‘An Open Letter To Our Nation’s Leaders.’ Nothing unusual in his one-page, ‘the cries of babies in Appalachia’ and ‘the tears of mothers in the rural South’ letter.
There was however, this fresh statement — an embodiment of the ‘gimme’ generation and mentality forever linked to Jesse and his minions:
“Expand the weatherization program,” Jackson continued “and enact a modern-day urban homesteading program where the urban unemployed can reclaim lost homes. [...] We can begin to work our way out. Congressional leaders, take the bold step of committing to reducing poverty by 50% over the next ten years – half in ten! America, give us a listening ear. The people are restless and rising up. America, please hear our plea. There is not time to waste. Its time for a change.”
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