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Does Poverty Cause Crime?

Poverty Crime

As we watch the nation explode in protests/riots over the George Floyd killing by a police officer in Minneapolis and across the country, there is a narrative that goes well beyond the incident of George Floyd. The narrative says that there is a crisis of systematic racism that drives poverty. Hence, there is some implied justification for these protests/riots in a drive of some kind of perceived economic injustice. So the question that many ask: Does Poverty Cause crime? Let's put this theory to the test. In 2018 median Black household income (the level at which half of the households have higher incomes and half the lower) reached $41,511. For the same year across the U.S., it was $61,937. So, yes,

Voting Democrat for Decades, NOT Skin Color, Put Blacks at Risk for Coronavirus

democrat welfare plantation

There are very few things in this world that are a given, but the weaponizing of COVID-19 for a political agenda was never in doubt. Enter stage left: Dr.Fauci stepped to the microphone at the Coronavirus Task Force briefing and either, knowingly or not, launched the set up of the race narrative. Fauci informed a Progressive Left-leaning press pool that preliminary data reveals Black Americans were suffering disproportionally from the virus because of existing health problems that were prevalent in Black communities. We see higher mortality rates in that population. Vice President Mike Pence followed up by saying the Coronavirus Task Force has asked CDC to assemble data on "the unique impact that we're seeing reported on African Americans from the

America a force for global evil? The facts for the naysayers – share link!

America Evil

Though Beto O'Rourke has suspended his campaign for the presidency of the United States for 2020, he does represent a larger feeling held by people, that permeates the left and the Democratic party - that America is a fundamental evil country. "This is a country that has been defined by foundational, systemic, endemic racism since the very founding of this country," Beto said. He goes on to say, "What a disgusting country this is ... and because America is fundamentally immoral, Americans don't deserve the constitutional liberties they've had from the very beginning." Quite an astounding remark from someone that wants to lead a change in what America stands for in the world. The Democratic party evidently agrees with Beto, as no

“What the hell do you have to lose?” Latest polling indicates Trump gaining in Black voter support

Candidate Trump posited the rhetorical question to black voters during a campaign event on August 18, 2016, while asking for their vote he said:" what the hell do you have to lose? Trump asked black voters, " give me a chance, I'll straighten it out. Three years later, most recent polling would indicate Black Americans may have listened to the challenge. Positive movement in support of this president and his policies is uniformed across six major polls. Two of those polls, Rasmussen poll released November 22, 2019, showed black likely voter approval of Trump at 34 percent. The Emerson poll, conducted between November 17-20, of registered voters, showed 34.5% support. There is a shift happening in the almost cult-like, loyalty vote democrats