Published on May 20th, 2014 | by Nick Adams2
Dr Ben Carson Gets Rapturous Applause on “The View”
May 20th, 2014 | by Nick Adams
The impressive retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson calmly and eloquently articulated American principles in an interview on the book about his new book “One Nation”, eliciting a positive response from most.
Appearing on “The View” Tuesday, Dr. Ben Carson explained why he believes the current welfare system in the United States is not doing the poor any favors. His insightful response actually moved actor Terry Crews to join the audience in applauding the retired neurosurgeon.
“When you rob someone of their incentive to go out there and improve themselves, you are not doing them any favors,” Carson said. “When you take somebody and pat them on the head and say, ‘There there, you poor little thing… Let me give you housing subsidies, let me give you free health care because you can’t do that.’”
“What would be much more empowering is to use our intellect and our resources to give those people a way up and out,” he concluded.
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