Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Is America Falling Apart?
People are underpaid but they go through an act of liking their work, the open markets are luscious when esculent color, the confederacy is more important than the stat, the human condition is humorously accepted. (297) The quality of vitality has nothing to do with the quantity of brand names. What matters is talk, family, cheap wine in the open air, the wresting of minimal sweetness out of the long-known bitterness of living. (297) American individualism, on the face of it an admirable philosophy, whishes to manifest itself in independence of the community. You dont share things in common you have your own things. A familys strength is signalized by its possessions. Herein lies a paradox. For the desire for possessions must ultimately mea dependence on possessions. (298)New appetites are invented what to the European are flakey luxuries be pursue, to the American, plain necessities. 298) It is not right that men and women should fear to go on the streets at nights, and that th ey should some durations fear the police as much as criminals. Both of whom sometimes look like a mirror images of distributively other. (301) The wealth qualification for the aspiring politician is taken for granted a governmental system dedicated to the promotion of personal wealth in a few selected areas will never act for the public good.The time has come, nevertheless, for citizens to demand, from their government, a measure of socializationthe provision of amenities for the many, of which adequate recite pensions and sickness benefits, as well as nationalized transport, should be priorities. (302) I come to America as to a country more simulation than depressing. The next of mankind is being worked out there on a descale typically Americanvast, dramatic, almost apocalyptical. I brave the brutality and the depravity in order to be in on the scene. I shall be back. (302)