Disney Heiress Speaks Out On Oppressive GOP Tax Reform

Disney Heiress Speaks Out On Oppressive GOP Tax Reform

With mounting national debt and an uninsured populace, soon, dreams won't come true.

The GOP tax bill is a nightmare for everyone but the world’s richest. As if the current administration couldn’t make the "American Dream" even more unattainable, they are sure willing to try. So, why would the Disney heiress, Abigail Disney, care about the middle-class catastrophe outlined by the approved bill? Well, as she states in the video posted by NowThis Politics, "Disney is for the middle class."

Abigail's family worked hard to rise from the poorest of poor to living the high life. A descendant of the great Disney family, she is destined to attain the wealth the Disneys have earned over the past century. She states in the video that she was fortunate enough to receive money from her father, who received it from his uncle and grandfather.

The great Disney empire reaches across the entire globe. The magic of Disney World and Disneyland persists for families escaping the everyday grind. Parents often save up for quite some time to treat their families to a wondrous vacation. Soon, that may no longer be a reality.

The tax cuts now written into law will benefit the 1% which, of course, includes our wonderful President and Congressmen. The rich will be able to route money in ways that will skew the system in their favor. But, as this is America and we are here strictly for monetary purposes, this is, in fact, strictly business.

To make matters worse, the tax bill outlines that not hundreds, not thousands, but millions—13 million Americans—will lose health care benefits. This will then send premiums skyrocketing due to fewer customers, leaving many sick Americans without the coverage they so desperately need.

Abigail talks about how this new plan will allow her to pass along $20 million to her children with no tax whatsoever. She also says that state and local tax write-offs will disappear, causing problems for many. Even teachers, who spend their personal money on school supplies for their classrooms, will no longer be able to write them off on their taxes. As if America didn't devalue education enough, it is making it that much harder for underpaid teachers to provide supplies for their classrooms and students.

Disney touches on how the debt of this country is projected to be $1.5 trillion dollars greater, as if what we had wasn't enough already. Social mobility, the ability for people to work toward and achieve wealth, will basically vanish due to debt, the new tax bill and our ever-growing price on education.

Abigail Disney is trying to show us all how horrible things will become with the country's "biggest tax cut ever." We should be worried. Soon, dreams won't come true.

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Sept 2013 I found myself writing to an evangelist Jennifer Beckham looking for more, looking for answers cause at the time I was in a dark place, and stuck no matter what I did. She wrote back! I cried as I read her respond. She sent me scriptures of who god is and what he wants for us. God says we are more than conquers and endurance develops strength and character. She encouraged me that I was on the right track. Not to give up and she would be praying for me. I saw Jennifer Beckham at a conference that year. I don't remember what she specifically talked about but I remember the feeling. The feeling of wanting to burst out crying, I could feel my eyes being filled with tears, and my heart racing but I wouldn't let out the tears. My pride was too big. I wanted to be strong so I did my best to hold it all in, and I did. At this conference they offered the audience who wanted to go up for prayer and dedicate their life to Jesus Christ. Surprisingly I went up, but I went up with other people that were seeking out salvation. I wasn’t sure if I was going up to support the other people or if it was truly for me. I was confused, even though I said the prayer. I became more confused as the days went on and I wasn't feeling a difference in my life. Nothing was changing. I started reading the bible and many books, listening to sermons, and surrounding myself with positive people. I gave my life to Jesus, but I didn't feel like I was set FREE! I continued feeling empty, lost, broken, guilty, and hurt from the past. There were so many days where I just wanted to give up. Almost felt pointless to fight for my life. At this point in my life I didn't know God very much, but I had just a little bit of faith. My faith was a big as a mustard seed and God took care of the rest. Day by day, year by year I started noticing my life changing. I noticed I was changing. I started feeling happy with who I was and where I was in life. I no longer questioned God about the things that happened to me. In my heart I was ok with the wounds, the hardships, and trials from the past because I now understood those wounds and trials. I realized I was SET FREE! not perfect but set free. I started understanding who I was as a child of our heavenly father. Now it’s Jan 2018 and I’m in awe of who I am and where I am in life, all because of Jesus. His so faithful! I think of the favor, the grace, his mercy, his love, his joy and blessing that he gives me even when I’m undeserving of it, it’s overwhelming. He has never left me nor forsake me. I can say Jesus you changed everything and my heart so forever thankful. 

Today, I encourage you like Jennifer Beckham encouraged me. Keep going and don't give up. No matter what your past looks like believe in your heart that you were created for greatness. Don't let your past determine your future, be the change you want in your life. You have it in you. There is so much more to life, don't miss out on it. It's time to take back your happiness, love, joy, freedom and so much more. It's time to take back EVERYTHING the enemy has taken from you. God has made you an overcomer. I speak it right now, that you will be victorious in 2018 and the years to come. Remember, God loves you! 

Psalm 136:26 (AMP) O give thanks to the God of heaven, for his mercy and loving-kindness endures forever!

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