Multitude of forces drains U.S. spirit of giving - Washington Post- msnbc.com
What happens when the shining pearl on the hill becomes a militaristic imperialist regime? This is what happens. The US is so far in debt due to poor money management, pointless wars, and war profiteering that it can no longer afford to help nations in serious need. We have decided that militarism is more important than anything else, including helping others. This nation has sacrificed everything to continue this war.