Quote Of The Day

The quote of the day is from a piece by G. Murphy Donovan in American Thinker .  It concerns food and schools but sets the stage with the following paragraph which cast certain societies in a different light, as that is, resistant to aid.  Read the full article here.

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All nations are developing in one way or another. The problem with the optimism of gerunds is that words like “developing” are meant to suggest a process, positive progress. The alternative, social recidivism is seldom discussed or even expected. The Muslim world and Africa are but two examples of cultures where progress defies aid, assistance, history, and the best intentions. Domestic minority communities have developed similar immunities. Nonetheless, hope and wishful thinking are still the perennial toppings for most international or domestic social buffets. 

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