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More Than A Feeling Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-12-07 07:04 PM
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4. The two are interrelated in my view.
You can't save the earth without making sure that everyone gets their fair and equal share of the benefits of society, and you can't divide the benefits equally without accepting that there is a limit to what the earth can sustain economically. That's why I want a candidate who is tops at both, while also championing democracy and civil liberties. Those are short and long term concerns. Of more immediate interest is ending the Iraq War.
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  -Gore-drafters: Where does Gore stand on economic issues these days? Heaven and Earth  Feb-12-07 06:12 PM   #0 
  - Gore has been considered a friend of labor  Gman   Feb-12-07 06:33 PM   #1 
  - I'm afraid there is. NAFTA was brought to us by Al personally, as he cast the  greyhound1966   Feb-12-07 07:15 PM   #6 
  - I have no idea - I don't care.  Joe for Clark   Feb-12-07 06:37 PM   #2 
  - If we don't save the Earth... it won't matter what his stand on the economy is  Juniperx   Feb-12-07 06:48 PM   #3 
  - The two are interrelated in my view.  Heaven and Earth   Feb-12-07 07:04 PM   #4 
  - But that's the point  Juniperx   Feb-12-07 07:07 PM   #5 
  - More accurately, if we don't save us it won't matter to us. The Earth will be just fine, long after  greyhound1966   Feb-12-07 07:16 PM   #7 
     - Yes, you could take it to that extent  Juniperx   Feb-12-07 07:53 PM   #11 
  - I hope he has changed his views on NAFTA and the WTO.  Radical Activist   Feb-12-07 07:21 PM   #8 
  - Who Cares? If he isn't elected President the human race.......  Radicalman   Feb-12-07 07:39 PM   #9 
  - wow, nothing like an ultimatum eh?  Heaven and Earth   Feb-12-07 07:41 PM   #10 
  - Keep in mind that Gore hasn't given a policy speech on the economy for a long time  AlGore-08.com   Feb-13-07 04:32 AM   #12 
 

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