Social security has been a dark cloud hovering over the
How can the government get out of this major problem they have created? The obvious solution is to increase public savings and slowly reduce the benefits of social security until it no longer exists. Unfortunately, a politician running on that campaign could not get elected for dog catcher in
The idea that we are paying for something we may never see is a very serious infringement on our liberty, and by many, could be construed as stealing. Why do we allow them to forcefully steal our money with almost no hope of repayment? Because their coercive force is greater than the individual, we do not have a choice. Only in large aggregates can change be made. It will just take time for Americans to realize the shear size of the problem, and create political demand for a solution.