55 Percent Of Americans Believe That The Government Will Take Care Of Them If Disaster Strikes


55 Percent Of Americans Believe That The Government Will Take Care Of Them If Disaster Strikes

Michael Snyder

American Dream

July 23, 2012

If a major emergency happened in the United States, do you have faith that the government would take care of you? Amazingly, even after all of the examples to the contrary that we have seen in recent years, a solid majority of all Americans actually believe that the government will be there for them when things hit the fan. According to a new survey conducted by the Adelphi University Center for Health Innovation, 55 percent of Americans believe that the authorities will come to their rescue when disaster strikes. Sadly, most Americans still view the government as a “nanny state” that has both the capability and the willingness to take care of them from the cradle to the grave. Most Americans still have faith that the government will come through for them when they need it the most. But all we have to do is look back at what happened during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina to realize what a crock of baloney that is. Hurricane Katrina was a disaster that was limited to a relatively small geographic area, and yet we all saw how the response of the federal government was a complete and utter failure. So what is going to happen someday if there is a nationwide disaster that stretches on for months or even years? Do you really believe that the federal government will be there for you?

How is the federal government going to take care of more than 300 million Americans in the event of a major financial collapse?

How is the federal government going to rescue more than 300 million Americans if a killer pandemic sweeps the nation?

How is the federal government going to make sure that more than 300 million Americans are safe and secure if a cyber attack cripples our power grid or takes down the entire Internet?

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2 Responses to 55 Percent Of Americans Believe That The Government Will Take Care Of Them If Disaster Strikes

  1. cromwellswar says:

    The nanny state is a cancerous growth on the back of self reliance. I have worked with sheep who have more spirit than the majority of my countrymen. It seems the Atlantic is no barrier to this spreading disease.

    • It is poison. Take away responsibility and prop people up and they will roll over on their backs and purr like a cat. Socialism is, in my opinion, the worst poison ever inflicted upon mankind. I consider it worse than monarchy.

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