Diary

Who's to blame?

Over the past couple of days, I have heard some interesting causes from left-wing media and liberal politicians for the civil unrest in Baltimore. Some of the looniest:

  • Military veterans
  • The Orioles and Ravens
  • Right-to-Work states in the South
  • Cuts in federal funding for Head Start

I could take these one at a time, but is that really necessary? None of them listed 48 years of failed liberal policies, nor have they attempted to explain after spending billions of dollars on the War on Poverty, why the poverty rate is the same today as it was 40 years ago.

They did say more money needed to be spent…