Whenever we need a perfect example of Americans who have no clue what is in their best interest, we need only look to the south. Yes, there are some great people there–and no, not everyone is ignorant. However, red state voters regularly eschew logic and ignore facts when making decisions, instead turning their focus toward Bible-based voting. Right-wing politicians use this to their advantage whenever it is time to elect leaders.
Behold, the effects of “morality voting.”
This map shows U.S. poverty rates, which are highest in the south. Red-shaded states indicate poverty rates between 17.9 a...
By Susie Madrak — March 6, 2014