posted on Sep, 3 2019 @ 09:21 AM
a reply to: CmdrShep2154
What do they gain from making poor people stupid and violent?
Divide-and-conquer. Both for power and profit. Can't have problems actually solved because then there's no problems to get folks all riled up and
Chicago, for example. Some of the highest rates of murder and mayhem in their inner cities, which too many people use as a cudgel to blame ALL Black
people for the crimes of a relative few. And, of course, which too many people use as a cudgel to blame ALL guns for the crimes of a few using them
Think Black Lives Matter. Do these people not know or understand the problem with lead poisoning in their own homes and neighborhoods? Because I've
never seen Black Lives Matter address this issue.
Kanye tried... Kanye was ready, willing and able... and within a month his charity -- the charity Kanye founded -- was basically wrested away from
him. Because, ya know, Kanye won't hate on Trump. Forget whatever good Kanye could have and would have accomplished. Nope. Can't have that cuz
orange man bad.
Think of Jay Z. Talked Meek Mills and others out of meeting with Trump on prison and sentencing reform... only to recently announce a
deal with the NFL to promote his own brand of political activism. Why? Because the NFL and JayZ have so much more power to make
the necessary changes than the president? Nope. They just don't want the president (or anyone) fixing the problems they can exploit and make a
fortune off of.
And in the case of lead in water, there's a quick and easy fix: Relatively inexpensive home reverse osmosis water filtration systems remove lead from
water. That's how easy it is to fix the problem.