Unformatted text preview: our assets although we are in the hole ourselves. A prime example would be hurricane Katrina and the devastation of Haiti. When Katrina ravaged New Orleans, the citizens of that state did not jump ship and try to migrate to another country. Another country did not come along and say “hey America, let us help you with this travesty”, however, when Haiti had the massive earthquake they became refugees. On radio stations, people were asking for donations for Haiti. Not that I don’t feel bad about the situation, but I ask, why does America have to bail everyone out tough jams? When did that become our responsibility? Is it not more important to take care of ourselves first? Should we not mind our own business and make fixing our own issues the priority?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2011 for the course ETH 125 125 taught by Professor Jordan during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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