"Let 'em die" say the Republicans. The poor are that way because they want to be. The poor are drug addicts. Hobos. Bums. 1 John 3:17-18 If a rich man saw someone in need, but closed his heart to him, how can the love of God be in that person? Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth. Matt 7:12 Always treat others as you would have them treat you; that is the meaning of the Law of the Prophets. Matt 19:21 If you wish to be perfect, sell why you have and give the money to the poor. But the young man went away sad, for he had great wealth. Matt 19:23 I tell you solemnly, it will be hard for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven. Matt 25:21 The Last Judgement Luke 10:29 The Good Samaritan Luke 16:19 The rich man and Lazarus ------------------------------------- Americans helping Americans didn't used to be "socialism" and "welfarism". It used to be "Americanism". Now I'm not a religious person, but if I believed in one thing and acted the opposite and claimed I had those beliefs, I would be mighty worried.