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Slum

By Uttam Gill, published on Jan 25, 2013

I look down at the squalid piece of land

There the congestion can suffocate the life

I see smoke billowing out from a chimney

Somebody cooking and I wonder how life lives

The conglomerate of human being thrives on hope

The bizarre, these slums appear to be

My feet drag me into the narrow lanes

Smile of a child disarms me to read about them

Now, I see a world, where people too live

They live there and I hear a loud music

Oh! They celebrate too

Kids playing, ladies gossiping, everybody so living

From the lane,... (more)

Tags: life, poverty, happiness, poor, welfare, rich, slum

The Rich Get Richer and The Poor Get @!%!*!

By jakeskyles, published on Apr 18, 2011

I’m sure some of the phrases you will hear tonight in President Obama’s speech will be first “We all must sacrifice,” and “It’s not going to be easy.” Who is he reffering to? The poor, thats who: not the rich. Cuts in Medicare and Medicade. Programs that working Americans have contributed to over the many years.

You won’t hear-Lets close the tax loopholes for rich muli-national corporations and lets stop the billions in subsidies to big oil companies. It reminds me of the lyrics in the Aerosmith tune. “Same old song and dance”.

There is plenty of money to be had. Everyone knows... (more)

Tags: obama, spending, government, poor, rich, waste

""Can I have some money?" "Um, no""

By taking off the mask, published on Sep 19, 2010

I am going to be honest, I don't understand why people are jobless. Why are you receiving food stamps, while all you do is sit on your behind all day? I seriously can't understand this. There are so many jobs out there, places with Help Wanted signs on their windows. So why are people still sitting on their couches? If you do work and you need the government to help you out, that's one thing, however if you aren't putting the effort in to make some money and finding a job, then why are we paying our tax money to help you out? It's a bit selfish don't you think, and rather pathetic?

Since... (more)

Tags: economy, poor, homeless, social security, get a job

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