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Response to DFW (Reply #43)

Sun Oct 20, 2013, 05:05 AM

47. Thank heavens for Dems like Howard

and also people like the Wellstones, who keep Paul's memory alive in their information and training efforts!

They all understand that it's not just election years that count, nor simply national offices and officeholders, but the constant and consistent building up of grassroots organizations at local and state levels such as those that evangelical churches have been intentionally building upon since the 1960s - at least. All under the cover of the First Amendment.

All that people like the Kochs have had to do is simply to provide funding for already-existent groups.

Once the corporate MSM and mainstream Republicans started embracing the most radical groups that - to their credit - mainstream Republicans had not really embraced before the Raygun years, that gave the wackos the credibility they had been seeking. As we have all seen since, there is no limit to their wacko-ishness!





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