SEE HERE When did initiative and drive stop being admirable? Thomas Sowell shares some insight on why we need to restore a respect for achievement.
"The last thing the political left needs, or can even afford, are
self-reliant individuals. If such people became the norm, that would
destroy not only the agenda and the careers of those on the left, but
even their flattering image of themselves as saviors of the less
Ultimately this is an indictment of the left: "Victimhood is where it's at. If there are not enough real victims, then fictitious victims must be created ... "
People who fail to realize that this is the real agenda will be doomed to live in the sad sad world of universal squalor and poverty because without achievement there is no civilization.