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Fear-Mongering Demonizes Social Security

Aug 30th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Social Security & Medicare

The fear-mongering that we’re all hearing about Social Security is nothing new.  It started 75 years ago when President Roosevelt signed the bill into law.  We found an article written by Peter Dreier and Donald Cohen that describes the fear-mongering history, and shines a spotlight on the morally decent program we know as Social Security.  [...]