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paineinthearse Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-12-05 02:46 PM
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38. Robert Reich, a voice of sanity in a world of insanity
He was teaching at Brandeis, but I've heard him recently speaking on NPR from Berkeley.

Is he now bi-coastal?
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  -Robert Reich: Don't Blame Wal-Mart RamboLiberal  Feb-27-05 11:06 PM   #0 
  - They are not the only bad corporation out there.  coloradodem2005   Feb-27-05 11:21 PM   #1 
  - Wal-Mart coming to my town--replay of Quebec union-busting?  westernpenndem   Mar-02-05 12:56 AM   #24 
     - Excellent letter, and welcome!  Maat   Mar-02-05 12:57 PM   #28 
  - Ok, I'll blame Clinton  Radical Activist   Feb-27-05 11:32 PM   #2 
  - Reich is correct in one sense...  mike_c   Feb-27-05 11:38 PM   #3 
  - He's delusional  Mr_Spock   Feb-27-05 11:39 PM   #4 
  - I damn well do blame them.  aquart   Feb-27-05 11:43 PM   #5 
  - Is WalMart breaking any laws?  jmcon007   Feb-28-05 04:16 AM   #6 
  - Yes, they are  KevinJ   Feb-28-05 09:21 AM   #8 
  - They have history of breaking labor/environmental laws  wishlist   Feb-28-05 10:34 AM   #10 
  - Forcing people to work overtime at no pay by locking the store's doors  TomClash   Feb-28-05 11:13 AM   #11 
  - "No one is a better judge of what people want than they themselves."  KevinJ   Feb-28-05 09:13 AM   #7 
  - He is right: if we shop there, it's out fault  Jack Rabbit   Feb-28-05 10:01 AM   #9 
  - I think Reich is wrong  TomClash   Feb-28-05 11:24 AM   #12 
  - I can see why you think he's wrong.  Jack Rabbit   Feb-28-05 12:10 PM   #13 
  - Reich's Point is That Attacking Wal-Mart is the Wrong Approach  ribofunk   Feb-28-05 12:38 PM   #14 
     - Yeah no kidding  TomClash   Feb-28-05 04:51 PM   #15 
     - Walmart was around long before this was the case  dameocrat   Mar-01-05 07:36 AM   #19 
     - Somehow pushed off the table would be more accurate  KevinJ   Feb-28-05 09:21 PM   #16 
        - I Think this is What Reich is Saying  ribofunk   Mar-01-05 09:26 AM   #20 
        - True  Jack Rabbit   Mar-01-05 09:34 AM   #21 
        - Oh, this recent law grauduate so appreciated your post!  Maat   Mar-02-05 01:01 PM   #29 
           - Takes your breath away, doesn't it?  KevinJ   Mar-02-05 01:11 PM   #31 
              - Well, actually, I'll be getting my bar card in a few months ...  Maat   Mar-02-05 06:33 PM   #36 
  - I Don't Shop Walmart  Demeter   Mar-01-05 06:24 AM   #18 
  - I think Reich is suggesting  suigeneris   Mar-01-05 01:30 AM   #17 
  - Reich was a cheerleader for Outsourcing and "free market"  podnoi   Mar-01-05 09:38 PM   #22 
  - I blame the pursuit of greater profits...and the lowest price imaginable  Selatius   Mar-01-05 09:45 PM   #23 
  - Yes - he is right in a sense except that Walmart has taken the cutting  applegrove   Mar-02-05 01:40 AM   #25 
  - My $.02...  MojoXN   Mar-02-05 07:42 AM   #26 
  - Wal-Mart's "unethical" business practices  Selatius   Mar-02-05 01:22 PM   #33 
     - What's your point?  KevinJ   Mar-02-05 01:31 PM   #34 
        - I don't commend it, but I'm pointing out what the system breeds  Selatius   Mar-02-05 01:40 PM   #35 
  - right now I'm living on 1000$ a month ......  parsifal_e   Mar-02-05 12:43 PM   #27 
  - There are many reasons not to shop at Wal-Mart.  Maat   Mar-02-05 01:06 PM   #30 
  - Funny, I just talked to a Walmart employee today  bush_is_wacko   Mar-02-05 01:12 PM   #32 
  - Robert Paul Reyes Wal Mart Column  bongodongo   Mar-03-05 12:01 PM   #37 
  - Robert Reich, a voice of sanity in a world of insanity  paineinthearse   Mar-12-05 02:46 PM   #38 

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