"I challenge you: Name for me a single government program which has accomplished its intended objectives, rather than the opposite... which has not done more harm than good." ~Milton Friedman
Alright liberals... question: Is it better for a high school kid to be unemployed, or for them to get a job somewhere for three bucks an hour, learn some skills, and gain work experience? And more importantly, if someone wants to work for a given amount… who the fuck are you to tell them no?
Thomas Sowell pointed out "The minimum wage is always zero." Absolutely goddamn right. The worst thing you can do for poor people is chop off the bottom rungs of the latter. Why the fuck do you think teen unemployment is at 24%?
What was true back then is true today, the government isn't fucking magic. (Now this may not be most riveting video you've ever seen, but the points it makes are key):