In some synagogues, the service for Yom Kippur, the Jewish day of Atonement, includes a section of prayers devoted to what is called the Martyrology, where stories are told of those who, throughout history, gave their lives for their faith. That portion of the Martyrology devoted to those whose lives were lost in the Holocaust is marked with the simple listing of the names of the death camps where those lives were sacrificed: “Auschwitz, Buchenwald, Treblinka, Bergen-Belsen, Dachau, Therisenstadt” … the tearful litany continues on.
Unfortunately, legislation to bring about improvements in gun control will not come about until Representatives and Senators are able to vote for them without fear of losing in the next election because of the vast number of gullible voters in their districts who mindlessly believe the poisonous lies spewed out by the National Rifle Association.
Is "Corporation" a Dirty Word?
Sometimes, such critics give you the feeling that making money, making a profit at whatever you do, is immoral. If you make a lot of money, you must have taken it from the pockets of others, and that somehow makes you a bad person. No it doesn’t. You were just trying to make a profit. But more about that later. Let’s get back to the unjustified pejorative use of the word “corporation.”
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