Monday, September 28, 2009

FDR's Second Bill of Rights (Video)

As seen in Michael Moore's new film, Capitalism, A Love Story:

FDR's Unfinished Second Bill of Rights includes: the right to a living wage, the right to a home, and the right to health care:

All of these rights spell security. And after this war is won we must be prepared to move forward, in the implementation of these rights, to new goals of human happiness and well-being. America's own rightful place in the world depends in large part upon how fully these and similar rights have been carried into practice for our citizens.