Poverty has always existed... and will continue .... in perpetuity. The fanciful idealism of it's elimination is irrational foolishness.
Remember, on the other side of that screen is a real person. ( Missouri Mule )
Let's ignore the fact that a huge portion of those men left because they were unemployed......but of course, the reason they are unemployed is because of their own personal, inherent failings....wink wink.