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Xela Donating Member (787 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-16-05 02:44 PM
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61. And thank you...
newswolf56,

This is a very moving commentary. Thank you for sharing it.

It echoes similar liberal voices on my travels.

But, I am not sure I agree with your last analysis.

That is, in retrospect, wouldn't other radical left factions' recognition of the quintessential "power of the barrel of the gun" as a form of provoking social change (Black Panthers, Weathermen, Symbionese Liberation Army) counter the communitarian scheme and the radical-feminist hoplophobic ideology?

Or, shouldn't we also consider that both radical sides did not play a significant role within the Democratic party as we have been led to believe by reactionary America?

Having been a participant yourself, it would be quite interesting to see your point of view.

An inquiring young, liberal, and pro-2nd Amendment mind sends you his...

Best Regards,

Xela
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