• • The Biggest Mistake in Romney’s “47%” Remarks
Frances Moore Lappe, Huffington Post Individualism | When Mitt Romney -- echoing the writings of novelist Ayn Rand -- tells us that half of Americans choose dependency, he reinforces one of the biggest myths in America: the idea that we have to choose. We have to choose between the “individualism” of a Romney/Rand and the “socialism” of an Obama. We have to choose between unleashing personal ambition or nurturing community. The individual or the community... what a choice!