The RoanokeSlant

This file is a personal journal of commentary of examples of the Roanoke Times and Liberal Media Slant. lbhagen@aol.com

Saturday, April 22, 2017

 

The Basis Of The American Middle-Class Is Jobs


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Roanoke
Times Editorial: To stay in the middle class, more is required
“Thomas Friedman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The New York Times, made an observation recently that’s worth exploring. Friedman was faulting President Trump for not levelling with the American people about the ways the economy is changing.”
““The fact is we’re living in a world being shaped by vast accelerations in technology, globalization, climate change and population growth, and government’s job is to enable more citizens to thrive in such a world and cushion its worst impacts. In this age, leaders have to challenge citizens to understand that more is required of them if they want to remain in the middle class – that they have to be lifelong learners.””
“Friedman bills himself as a “radical centrist.” The newspaper he writes for is regarded as a bastion of liberalism, but what Friedman is proposing here seems quite conservative – that Americans shouldn’t look to government for help; they need to look out for themselves.”
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Apparently Friedman (clearly Not a self-proclaimed-centrist but a left-wing spoke in a big NYT left-wing wheel)  and the RT Editors, are ditching Obama’s Socialism Manifesto and are morphing back to JFK’s:
Ask not what your country can do for you ---
Ask what you can do for your country!   (and yourself and your family)
I think Not!  Just another pathetic ruse to knock Trump!
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It’s indeed interesting that Friedman and the RT Editors “may” have concluded, after 8-years of Obama’s Socialist Manifesto, that American individuals have a responsibility for their own actions and are not simply government clones as so well depicted in Apple’s Super Bowl 1984 Mac Ad:
Click to View the Classic Video (sound on):
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It’s also of interest that Friedman and the RT editors are faulting Trump after 90-days in-office while ignoring 8-years of Obama’s actions to destroy the US free enterprise system and marginalize and demonize the business-people who are the creators of business and middle-class jobs.
Obama’s “You didn’t build that” Socialist Manifesto delivered right here in Roanoke:
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Undoing The 8-year Obama Legacy of Socialism and Dependency will take the Trump Team much of his term in office.  Especially in the face of the major political jihad that Obama, DNC and the Pravda-Media have launched against them.
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Reality:  Education, be it self-derived, VoTech, College or job-centric, will only result in success IF there are JOBS!
Trump’s initiatives to develop and keep US Jobs are Job-1 going forward!  Friedman and the DNC and the Pravda-Media need to stop supporting the debunked Obama Socialistic Agenda and help get tens of millions of Americans back to work ASAP!


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Obama’s Dismal Economic 4th Quarter Of His Game
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Obamaites Postal Over Trump Actions
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Trailing Behind - It’s The Recession – NO! – It’s Obama’s Policies And Actions
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Obama’s “Red Guards” Guarding Berkeley From Free Speech
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