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From: clairbear <clairb...@msn.com>
Date: Tue, 08 May 2012 19:31:38 -0500
Local: Tues, May 8 2012 8:31 pm
Subject: Re: Disasters
"Sid9" <sid9@ bellsouth.net> wrote in news:email@example.com:
OIf they were no longer unemployed the were actually working fo the above
> "Werner" <whetz...@mac.com> wrote in message
> First FDR drafted all the unemployed men into the military
> They were no longer unemployed!
mentioned benefit there for they were not FREE
> Next FDR had factories built which employed women and 4Fs.By raising the national debt to levels that would not have been
> They produced goods, weapons, explosives, tanks, ship, etc.
> This stuff didn't have to be sold.
> They put on ships and sent it to Europe and the Far East.
> Some got sunk by German submarines, some got blown up in battle.
> How did we pay for it?
substainable at that time were it not for WWII
> We raised taxes and borrowed every nickel of the money needed.No it was not real proserity it was a psuedo-socialist solution to a
> America prospered!
> America's standard of living actually improved during WWII.There was rationing of nearly everything that is not a equivilent to a
higher standard of living
> So how do we apply the lesson learned during WWII?It was a war involving the entire world against militarist agressive
> 1. Do all the things that FDR did.
Do you really want that kind of destruction again
> (I intend this to be a humorous attack on austerity)The employment you talk about is way of creating massive national debt
> (Austerity does the opposite of what FDR did. Austerity CREATES
It was actually the after math of the war and the pent up demand from years
of, as you put, austerity and privations of war that finally ended the
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