Agreeing to pay a lender interest for the next 30 years, or 10,950 days, in order to live in a home that is not yours does not make you a homeowner. It makes you a homedebtor.
Homeowners are not losing their homes. They weren't their homes in the first place.
Homeowners are not in troube.
Homeowners don't need to be bailed out.
Homeowners don't have toxic loans.
Homeowners were not victimized by predatory lenders.
Putting little or nothing down and signing up for a loan does not make you a homeowner. It did not give you special status versus renters. It did not elevate you to a new class or socioeconomic status. It did not mean you have arrived.
HOMEDEBTORSHIP IS NOT HOMEOWNERSHIP.