Allen West: Social Security Is 'A Form Of Slavery'
July 9, 2012 - Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) on Sunday called Social Security "a form of modern, 21st century slavery."
Responding to a question about the increase of Americans getting Social Security benefits, he said, "that is an unfortunate consequence of failing economic policies coming from the president so that now when people are running out of the unemployment benefits, now they are looking toward going on Social Security disability… so once again we are creating the sense of economic dependence, which to me is a form of modern, 21st century slavery." Read more at huffingtonpost.com.
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