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Thread #63137   Message #1023258
Posted By: GUEST,pdc
22-Sep-03 - 08:23 PM
Thread Name: BS: RE-visiting 'Bowling for Columbine'
Subject: RE: BS: RE-visiting 'Bowling for Columbine'
I think by "fear-based" culture, Moore was referring more to fear of strangers, fear of one's neighbours, fear of crime, fear of the unknown, the unexpected, etc. than fear of poverty. But I do think that fear of poverty can be added to his list, especially these days.