for those of you that are so sure that a "Social" program means the "end" of your "Freedoms"… you might take a look at the GDP of places Like France, and England, Germany, The Netherlands, Canada… these places all have
Higher education standards,
Lower Crime rates
Infant Mortality Rates
Much Smaller per capita prison Populations
Longer Life Spans, Etc,etc,etc,etc…..
and despite the endless banter in this country to the contrary… a better way of life.
Think you are free in U.S. ?… Try losing your Job, or being laid off by a company that you have worked for for over 10 years, or have your retirement and Health Benefits stripped away from you so that the company you work for can stay "Profitable"..
Foreclosure, repossessions, …...