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In your opinion, what was the worst decision made by US government that didn't benefit people?

On the topic of being suspicious of stories, I often look at the citizen-government relationship as one of good vs evil. I now know that it is wrong to think so simply, but I know there are some moments where our government simply doesn't look out for the well-being of the people, like the constitution says it should.

My example would be the mishandling of the federal reserve. The fed has devalued our money by a significant amount (97%), and I think this is a direct oppression of American people.

I don't know much about our governments history, but I'd love to know if there are instances like these where the people get the short end of the stick.

Also, since most of you probably are thinking it because I said federal reserve, Ron Paul 2012. :)


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    Jan 20 2012: When the Congress approved the Federal Reserve Act, and President Wilson signed it into law on December 23, 1913. From there on, the nation's money was given control to Bankers. It was the beginning of the end for United States.

    "...if any man is found taking usury, his lands will be confiscated, and he will be banished from England..." - Alfred the Great, King of England; 849-901 A.D.

    "Give me control of a nation's money and I care not who makes the laws." - Amschel Rothschild

    "I place economy among the first and most important virtues, and public debt as the greatest of dangers. To preserve our independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt." -Thomas Jefferson

    The in and out behind the creation of the FDR : http://www.themoneymasters.com/
    See the 1912 cartoon, about a year before its creation: http://noeticlicence.tumblr.com/post/11511537738/cartoon-from-1912-one-year-before-the-creation-of

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