Entitlement

7 May

A prime example, not given but recognised by all of us, is Gina Reinhart’s railing against the poor, who deserve less than they have, and apparently waste it anyway on drinking, smoking and gambling.

The ‘successful’ prefer the divide to be large and getting larger because it convinces them they are even more ‘successful’ than ever. It’s a form of delusion, and it’s the everyday person who pays for it.

The Australian Independent Media Network

1ADoes your success owe nothing to luck, or circumstance? Then you probably think the poor actually deserve to be poor. Peter Barnes examines the conservative mentality that underlies the coming budget.

One of the great things about Australia is that any child can grow up to be Prime Minister.

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