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Spinzonner Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-25-05 06:33 PM
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6. If you want to start a mass movement

you need to form a coalition with people who don't necessarily share all you values or whose personalities you don't necessarily enjoy.

The goal is the important thing.
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  -Sharpton plans to join Peace Mom Cindy Sheehan DoYouEverWonder  Aug-25-05 06:25 PM   #0 
  - Sharpton is a lowlife political opportunist  ItsTheMediaStupid   Aug-25-05 06:26 PM   #1 
  - I have mixed feelings about this  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 06:28 PM   #3 
  - Bad idea - great opportunity for msm to make a joke  DURHAM D   Aug-25-05 06:36 PM   #8 
  - I Confused.  jayfish   Aug-25-05 08:19 PM   #67 
  - This is not good  CityDem   Aug-25-05 10:10 PM   #111 
  - This is very good  Toots   Aug-26-05 10:05 AM   #130 
  - The message or the messanger?  classysassy   Aug-27-05 11:12 AM   #133 
  - No, No, GOOD GOOD GOOD  LeighAnn   Aug-25-05 10:34 PM   #115 
  - Mixed feelings too...  hlthe2b   Aug-25-05 08:04 PM   #58 
  - Probably Roger Stone. Stone helped raise funds for Sharpton's campaign  Mzztakable   Aug-25-05 08:37 PM   #83 
     - 'Sharpton needs to stay the HELL away from Camp Casey!!!' --Yes, ...  Lori Price CLG   Aug-25-05 10:58 PM   #120 
  - If you want to start a mass movement  Spinzonner   Aug-25-05 06:33 PM   #6 
  - Oh, get a fucking grip  CatWoman   Aug-25-05 07:17 PM   #22 
  - Exactly  donheld   Aug-25-05 07:33 PM   #33 
  - Were you in a coma during the primaries? Try reading a bit about Sharpton  Mzztakable   Aug-25-05 08:41 PM   #86 
     - Yeah, whatever. I think Sharpton is FANTASTIC!!!  Just Me   Aug-25-05 09:10 PM   #101 
     - "Yeah, whatever" is what the Bushbots say just because their  Mzztakable   Aug-26-05 09:29 AM   #127 
     - Really!  howmad1   Aug-25-05 10:47 PM   #118 
     - Anybody can talk the talk. Sharpton is going to Camp Casey at the behest  Mzztakable   Aug-26-05 09:24 AM   #126 
     - I don't know about that but`  BareNakedLiberal   Aug-25-05 11:02 PM   #122 
  - Yup, Yer The Only One.  jayfish   Aug-25-05 08:05 PM   #60 
  - No, but I remember when his lawyer helped me  Chovexani   Aug-25-05 08:21 PM   #69 
  - A lot of good people were ruined by it  brentspeak   Aug-25-05 08:46 PM   #88 
  - Let's be fair here...  journalist3072   Aug-25-05 09:16 PM   #103 
  - Exactamundo!! He is funded by Roger Stone, who funded the 'Brooks  Lori Price CLG   Aug-25-05 10:47 PM   #117 
  - Good for Sharpton....  Desertrose   Aug-25-05 06:26 PM   #2 
  - blink blink  IanDB1   Aug-25-05 06:43 PM   #14 
     - roflmfao  bee   Aug-25-05 11:06 PM   #124 
  - I always liked that Rev. Sharpton...  MaggieSwanson   Aug-25-05 06:30 PM   #4 
  - Bad news  BayCityProgressive   Aug-25-05 06:34 PM   #7 
  - Say BayCityRegressive where did you pull that from?  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 07:17 PM   #23 
  - Sharpton will be great, but I still worry about that Roger Stone deal  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 07:54 PM   #49 
  - You've spoke to most Americans??????  Roy   Aug-25-05 07:24 PM   #27 
  - Sharpton is an unbelievable orator--with mucho baggage.  Vox_Reason   Aug-25-05 06:36 PM   #9 
  - Right now he has no more "baggage" than Bush.  bribri16   Aug-25-05 06:40 PM   #11 
  - it is his baggage that causes the problems.  rodeodance   Aug-25-05 06:52 PM   #17 
  - One piece of baggage he does not have...  speedoo   Aug-25-05 07:40 PM   #40 
     - AMEN!!! n/t  Eloriel   Aug-25-05 07:57 PM   #52 
     - I want to kiss you for that, Speedo!!  CatWoman   Aug-25-05 08:08 PM   #61 
     - Very true....  hlthe2b   Aug-25-05 08:13 PM   #64 
     - You got that right!!  Chovexani   Aug-25-05 08:24 PM   #72 
  - Yes, Sharpton is a great entertainer. He's the Black Andrew Dice Clay.  IanDB1   Aug-25-05 06:45 PM   #15 
  - What took him so long?  Agnomen   Aug-25-05 06:33 PM   #5 
  - I'm waiting for Clinton to show up...  Skink   Aug-25-05 06:37 PM   #10 
     - Clinton won't say shit against the war - why? I'd like to know  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 08:28 PM   #76 
  - I'm not a big fan of Sharpton. I'd rather he stay home.  IanDB1   Aug-25-05 06:42 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-25-05 07:38 PM   #35 
  - stick around, you'll see much more of it here at DU, I'm afraid  Eloriel   Aug-25-05 08:00 PM   #56 
  - If I start going into detail, two things will happen  IanDB1   Aug-25-05 10:43 PM   #116 
  - I'm dumb, what are the "I words" ?  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 08:31 PM   #80 
  - 77 senators....  sattahipdeep   Aug-25-05 06:42 PM   #13 
  - I have not even started reading responses........BUT  nothometoday   Aug-25-05 06:46 PM   #16 
  - I hope all of you who are saying this realize that it is THE favorite RW  Eloriel   Aug-25-05 08:05 PM   #59 
  - *His* agenda is *our* agenda  Chovexani   Aug-25-05 08:25 PM   #73 
     - Sorry, but *MY* agenda is NOT to be a tool for the GOP.  Mzztakable   Aug-25-05 08:53 PM   #95 
  - I have to wonder how many...  Q   Aug-25-05 07:07 PM   #18 
  - It's likely NOT prejudice  bush still has to go   Aug-25-05 07:14 PM   #19 
  - Name one thing  Roy   Aug-25-05 07:26 PM   #29 
  - *birds chirping*  CatWoman   Aug-25-05 07:40 PM   #37 
     - It all depends on Sharpton's motives  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 07:48 PM   #45 
  - Oh No! Our repuke overlords are going to be angry...  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 07:46 PM   #43 
  - thank you, Q  CatWoman   Aug-25-05 07:18 PM   #24 
  - If that's what you want to call it  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 07:22 PM   #25 
  - Wow, it took this long to play the race card!  ItsTheMediaStupid   Aug-25-05 07:34 PM   #34 
  - If he were white  donheld   Aug-25-05 07:39 PM   #36 
  - Right on Q  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 07:40 PM   #39 
  - I don't think so...  hlthe2b   Aug-25-05 08:11 PM   #63 
  - Oh, give me a break.  JohnLocke   Aug-25-05 10:10 PM   #110 
  - Oh, please, No! Let him stay home.  mcscajun   Aug-25-05 07:15 PM   #20 
  - You could say the same about person with clout who showed support for her.  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 07:57 PM   #53 
     - You could...I'd take it on a case-by-case basis.  mcscajun   Aug-25-05 09:15 PM   #102 
  - RW critics would have to attack a preacher for praying on Sunday.  Skip Intro   Aug-25-05 07:16 PM   #21 
  - Exactly--Al is the best rhetoritician we have--I'm glad for his presence  librechik   Aug-25-05 07:24 PM   #26 
  - I'm sure Cindy will be able to handle him  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 07:24 PM   #28 
     - You're speaking as if hes on the opositions side  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 07:51 PM   #47 
        - Sharpton is a political opportunist  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 07:56 PM   #51 
           - Actually there was a big thread about her and it was on the news  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 08:01 PM   #57 
  - Sharpton should be sent packing after teaming up with that repug slime  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 07:27 PM   #30 
  - Yep, Roger Stone  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 07:28 PM   #31 
  - background on Sharpton and Stone  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 07:46 PM   #44 
     - Great article! I learned a lot from it. I still think it is not a bad...  RSchewe   Aug-25-05 08:58 PM   #97 
     - More info on Reichwing whackjob (and Sharpton backer) Roger Stone:  Lori Price CLG   Aug-25-05 10:51 PM   #119 
     - Thank you. This needs to be repeated until it finally sinks in. Be careful  Mzztakable   Aug-26-05 09:35 AM   #128 
  - Hey Clinton teamed up with GHWB Sr. but I doubt that matters.  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 07:44 PM   #42 
     - Many don't care for Clinton's nicey-nicey with bush either  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 07:51 PM   #46 
     - "I doubt there are any racists on this site"  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 07:53 PM   #48 
     - Oh, no. There is PLENTY of racism at DU -- and sexism, and  Eloriel   Aug-25-05 08:10 PM   #62 
     - Yes, Eloriel, you are right.... but some of the apprehension...  hlthe2b   Aug-25-05 08:20 PM   #68 
     - LMAO!  Chovexani   Aug-25-05 08:28 PM   #75 
        - o k - o k - o k  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 08:46 PM   #89 
           - You're not missing anything  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 08:49 PM   #93 
              - maybe...  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 08:58 PM   #98 
              - Racism isn't a card game its very real 'DoYouEverWonder'  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-26-05 01:23 AM   #125 
     - Chill out  Agnomen   Aug-26-05 05:39 PM   #131 
  - Send in the clowns ... there ought to be ... clowns  Mike_The_Computer   Aug-25-05 07:28 PM   #32 
  - ABA: Anyone but Al  ovidsen   Aug-25-05 07:40 PM   #38 
  - Yikes.  meganmonkey   Aug-25-05 07:43 PM   #41 
  - Why is it always about Racism?  NCPatriot   Aug-25-05 07:56 PM   #50 
  - A.N.S.W.E.R- Act Now to Stop War and End Racism  Barkley   Aug-25-05 08:15 PM   #66 
  - Sharpton should be called Sharp-tongue  Straight Shooter   Aug-25-05 07:58 PM   #54 
  - What's the problem? He gave a real barn burner of a speech at the  demgrrrll   Aug-25-05 07:59 PM   #55 
  - This is the problem - Bush Covert Operative Takes Over Al Sharpton's Campa  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 08:13 PM   #65 
     - Name one white religious leader who may or may not have connections...  Tyranny_R_US   Aug-25-05 08:22 PM   #70 
        - There you go using that Earth-brand logic again  Chovexani   Aug-25-05 08:30 PM   #79 
           - Then why did the GOP finance  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 08:33 PM   #81 
              - Exactly! Sharpton is a tool of the rightwing, and pointing out that fact  Mzztakable   Aug-25-05 08:46 PM   #90 
              - Apparently to some here, it does.  Blue State Native   Aug-26-05 09:42 AM   #129 
              - Sharpton played them for funds and logistical support - he may have  geckosfeet   Aug-25-05 10:21 PM   #114 
  - Well, if it wasn't a circus before  smoogatz   Aug-25-05 08:24 PM   #71 
  - I think it's great. Let's call as much attention to Cindy as possible.  VegasWolf   Aug-25-05 08:25 PM   #74 
  - Heck, yeah. The more the merrier.  Buns_of_Fire   Aug-25-05 09:04 PM   #99 
  - Fine with me if it is for support. This is Cindy Sheehan's deal...  RSchewe   Aug-25-05 08:28 PM   #77 
  - The christian right arent the right christians  DanCa   Aug-25-05 08:29 PM   #78 
  - Since when do true men of god  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 08:34 PM   #82 
     - Lol jesus hung out with sinners JK :)  DanCa   Aug-25-05 08:38 PM   #84 
        - Yes Jesus did hang out with sinners  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-25-05 08:41 PM   #85 
           - True dat - :D)  DanCa   Aug-25-05 08:42 PM   #87 
  - Sharpton is an important leader. Oh yes is can be flacky and he  applegrove   Aug-25-05 08:48 PM   #91 
  - well finally a Democrat goes to see Cindy!!!  lovuian   Aug-25-05 08:49 PM   #92 
  - Get this clown away from Camp Casey  brentspeak   Aug-25-05 08:52 PM   #94 
  - well, good for him for wasting repug money and Stone's time at least  anotherdrew   Aug-25-05 08:54 PM   #96 
  - Al always steps up to the plate  bpilgrim   Aug-25-05 09:08 PM   #100 
  - Hmm, after reading this thread I learned if you don't like Al, you're a  cryingshame   Aug-25-05 09:33 PM   #104 
  - No, that is a fair opinon. Maybe one of the reasons the movement  RSchewe   Aug-25-05 09:50 PM   #105 
  - Shit. Bad news. Can't he just write an editorial or something?  leesa   Aug-25-05 09:53 PM   #106 
  - He looked like a man who was deeply moved at the DSM hearing.  fooj   Aug-25-05 10:00 PM   #107 
  - Rev. Sharpton comes in PEACE and he comes with hand extended  Generic Other   Aug-25-05 10:03 PM   #108 
  - This is a plus!! Sharpton can be a little over the top sometimes but  geckosfeet   Aug-25-05 10:07 PM   #109 
  - Regardless of what one thinks about Sharpton, that Bogeyman speech  Samantha   Aug-25-05 10:14 PM   #112 
  - agreed  SlavesandBulldozers   Aug-27-05 11:30 AM   #135 
  - Oh, God! Just what we don't need!  Isere   Aug-25-05 10:21 PM   #113 
  - More proof Sharpton is an ass ... if any was needed.  gulliver   Aug-25-05 10:59 PM   #121 
  - Good on him  Lilith Velkor   Aug-25-05 11:04 PM   #123 
  - Al Sharpton  bluetuesday   Aug-26-05 06:35 PM   #132 
     - Biden?  SlavesandBulldozers   Aug-27-05 11:24 AM   #134 
 

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