Double standard?

 

Although Jose Azel doesn't specify the recipients of government “goodies” in his Dec. 11 column, Leaders who fail the test of good governance, one might assume he is referring to Wall Street bankers who, after causing the Great Recession, are now raking in huge profits and distributing lavish bonuses because of the government bail-out.

But given his rightist politics, it is more likely he is referring to the unemployed, the underemployed and the minimum-wage workers who subsist on government food stamps.

If, perhaps, he is referring to both, where is the equivalence?

Sanford J. Smoller, South Miami

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