Billionaires and Bums. Jesus in the middle. And the church chasing Billionaires…. A post I need to share here at Fat Beggars I think.

Has the American Dream failed?

A search of The American Dream would come up with something like this – “A national ethos of the United States, the set of ideals in which freedom includes opportunity for prosperity and success…..”. It was James Truslow Adams in 1931 who penned the following, “life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity, for each according to ability and achievement”. The American Dream is rooted in the Declaration of Independence which proclaims that “all men ( I assume women too!) are created equal”.

Here is my recent story! My wife and I took a walk through the downtown West Palm Beach green market last weekend. Every Saturday, vendors of all sorts of edibles including baked goods, honey, cider donuts, cheese etc. take up space on the waterway in this Southern Florida city. It’s always worth it to cross the street and…

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