Your Government Chooses to Ignore Your Needs

Most Americans were struggling economically before COVID hit. It is fair to say that the pandemic added catastrophe to calamity for the people and small businesses. Predictably, the US government has done nothing of substance to help its people, in contrast to all other developed nations.

What enabled those less wealthy nations to support their people and their economies is their now traditional emphasis on social welfare, as opposed to the priority the US government gives to the well-being of corporations and the 1%. In the US, the New Deal reforms and…