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Tue Dec 11, 2012, 01:21 PM

35. As Earth has been become corporate. America has become it's middle managers.

Answering to bosses in the Cayman Islands, China and Dubai. All more invested in the system and thus willing to do more to protect the money. To protect the benefits they receive while turning a blind eye to the consequences of their actions. In many cases still holding on to some imaginary idea of themselves as socially conscious while they pocket the dividends and income for the task of turning their back on the world, its people, its natural resources and its wildlife.
It really is, and always will be, about the money. Sure votes count for something, the overwhelming will of the people can be a thing of beauty. But I'm afraid nothing speaks louder than money. The phrase "Put your money where your mouth is." has always stuck with me. I find it very apropos. And I feel the flip side is just as true, your mouth is where your money is. Or as Jesus would say. "Where your treasure is, there your heart will be also." Nothing in America, in the world, speaks louder for you than the choices you make with your own money. Not your vote, not your dissertations on modern society, not your rants at the family picnic. Its time for those who not only wish of change, but who demand it, to stop putting that money in the mouths of the Romney's and Trump's of the world and put it where your heart is.

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