Generous to a fault

Harrison, Jon
June 2009
Liberty (08941408);Jun2009, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p7
The author shares his opinion on plans of the United States to double the amount of dollars being sent abroad in foreign aid. He calls attention to the disturbing growth of shanty towns, otherwise known as modern-day Hoovervilles. He declares that he does not believe the U.S. should eschew all foreign aid, neither is he in favor of government having anti-poverty programs. He thinks that Americans should have first call on their own money before the government seeks to send more money abroad.


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