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fbahrami Donating Member (154 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-23-09 10:50 AM
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4. this is democracy?
Even from day 1 people were opposed to these wars. What happens? Almost 10 years and 1M+ lives down the road now ...
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  -Poll Details: Majority In US Oppose Both Wars Purveyor  Jul-23-09 10:43 AM   #0 
  - Thank you! 100% of our household opposed both from the start.  mbperrin   Jul-23-09 10:44 AM   #1 
  - I want US troops out of both countries.  David__77   Jul-23-09 10:44 AM   #2 
  - it creeps me out to see them refer to a hostile occupation as 'popular'  ixion   Jul-23-09 10:47 AM   #3 
  - this is democracy?  fbahrami   Jul-23-09 10:50 AM   #4 
  - Agree. I don't know about the Afghanistan War, but I followed the polls on the Iraq War  Peace Patriot   Jul-23-09 09:37 PM   #14 
  - I would hope most people don't like war, period.  tomm2thumbs   Jul-23-09 10:52 AM   #5 
  - 100% opposed to both in this household. I say we send 64% of republicans to Iraq, along with  LynnTheDem   Jul-23-09 11:45 AM   #6 
  - I like how the difference between repub support for each war is insignificant  DireStrike   Jul-23-09 11:48 AM   #7 
  - This gives me hope. n/t  mix   Jul-23-09 11:49 AM   #8 
  - Opposed BOTH Wars/Occupations from the start.  bvar22   Jul-23-09 11:50 AM   #9 
  - Trouble is, 100% of the president and Congress support the wars. Well, a majority of Congress anyway  timeforpeace   Jul-23-09 12:04 PM   #10 
  - And that is why public opinion is disregarded  Jansen   Jul-23-09 12:09 PM   #11 
  - Actually 100% of the Oil Companies and the Defense Industry support the wars  Optical.Catalyst   Jul-24-09 05:38 AM   #16 
  - we need to get those troops home and that money can be used  bdamomma   Jul-23-09 12:44 PM   #12 
  - of course they do. which is why we're expanding the wars. the voice of the people.  Hannah Bell   Jul-23-09 03:25 PM   #13 
  - 5 MN guard members die in 72 hours.. 4 days ago.  annm4peace   Jul-24-09 12:14 AM   #15 
  - Illustrating yet again that we are not a democracy, or even a republic.  Vidar   Jul-24-09 06:04 AM   #17 
  - where has Cindy been  DeadEyeDyck   Jul-24-09 07:58 AM   #20 
  - And yet both wars are still going strong, in spite of promises to end them...nt  Clear Blue Sky   Jul-24-09 06:21 AM   #18 
  - No draft =no strong anti-war movement. That's why they abolished the draft. Not to  No Elephants   Jul-24-09 06:27 AM   #19 
  - Like I said, we need another good ole war protest in DC  4dsc   Jul-24-09 08:26 AM   #21 
  - Dems afraid of being called weak on defense. Ill be afraid to vote D Nov '10  Union Yes   Jul-24-09 08:35 AM   #22 
  - Funny how the MSM does not go with the headline about how a majority support Obama's handling of  Freddie Stubbs   Jul-24-09 08:41 AM   #23 
  - The reason to go War  90-percent   Jul-24-09 08:41 AM   #24 
  - I think it's cause everyone knows the reason for war is to steal money from the Treasury. nt  valerief   Jul-24-09 09:03 AM   #26 
  - Eyeballs on the butt cheeks. We've known this since forever. nt  valerief   Jul-24-09 09:02 AM   #25 
  - If it's any consolution, the U.S isn't alone on this  Bragi   Jul-24-09 09:09 AM   #27 
  - Of course most of the CITIZENS of this country oppose both wars. Contrary to what our government  Raster   Jul-24-09 09:13 AM   #28 

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