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SammyWinstonJack Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-19-08 06:18 PM
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72. Why and please explain why?
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  -for those of you who insist that there is no sexism in our society, look at obama's speech and, each niyad  Mar-19-08 04:06 PM   #0 
  - My God, you are stretching....  fascisthunter   Mar-19-08 04:09 PM   #1 
  - right on cue. heaven forfend we should look at sexism and the patriarchy as the  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:10 PM   #3 
  - And I feel sorry that you have to drag sexism into this forum  sfexpat2000   Mar-19-08 04:15 PM   #10 
  - this is a forum on politics, and patriarchy and sexism are all about politics. so sorry you can't  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:18 PM   #16 
     - You haven't provided a connection. Feel sorry for yourself. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-19-08 04:21 PM   #23 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-19-08 04:19 PM   #17 
     - oh, how EVER will I bear up under your displeasure?  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:21 PM   #22 
     - now that was obtuse... and the word is spelled "Egypt"  fascisthunter   Mar-19-08 04:25 PM   #29 
     - remd I-95  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:24 PM   #27 
        - yuh sure... whatever the hell that means (nt)  fascisthunter   Mar-19-08 04:26 PM   #32 
           - you are so smart, and I am so stupid, surely you can figure it out?  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:29 PM   #37 
  - both suck, dear, but this one is about virulent racism, which some of `  roguevalley   Mar-19-08 05:31 PM   #60 
  - Why and please explain why?  Blue State Native   Mar-19-08 06:18 PM   #72 
  - actually, it is true.  Texas Hill Country   Mar-19-08 04:10 PM   #2 
  - Racism even more  gabeana   Mar-19-08 04:11 PM   #4 
  - the question is no is there more....  NYCALIZ   Mar-19-08 04:14 PM   #8 
  - you made my point --thanks  gabeana   Mar-19-08 04:25 PM   #28 
  - what percentage of black candidates are voted into office?  NYCALIZ   Mar-19-08 04:33 PM   #44 
  - The disproportionality is HUGE. AA's have SUBTANTIALLY better representation than women in Congress  Texas Hill Country   Mar-19-08 04:25 PM   #31 
  - wow... you left out a few words, hard to translate... but i would like to point out that...  Texas Hill Country   Mar-19-08 04:23 PM   #26 
  - Yes your link to support  gabeana   Mar-19-08 04:31 PM   #40 
  - Both problems need to be tackled  gorenobel   Mar-19-08 06:17 PM   #71 
  - Yep, but we haven't come that far yet. Sexism is pretty popular around here, racism, not so much.  goldcanyonaz   Mar-19-08 04:11 PM   #5 
  - I'm going to do that!  LisaM   Mar-19-08 04:12 PM   #6 
  - Who here has claimed there is no sexism in our society?  sfexpat2000   Mar-19-08 04:13 PM   #7 
  - If you don't get in line with Hillary here  gabeana   Mar-19-08 04:17 PM   #14 
     - this post isn't about hillary. it's about a society that is STILL sexist and patriarchal  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:19 PM   #18 
     - These wild and ungrounded claims of sexism hurt our movement.  sfexpat2000   Mar-19-08 04:20 PM   #19 
  - Hillary should give a moving, earth-shattering speech about it, then.  VolcanoJen   Mar-19-08 04:14 PM   #9 
  - It would violate her "no big speeches" policy.  Starbucks Anarchist   Mar-19-08 04:15 PM   #12 
  - Naw... she just can't do it.  demdog78   Mar-19-08 04:18 PM   #15 
  - I wish she would  OzarkDem   Mar-19-08 04:27 PM   #34 
     - Is she not good at multi-tasking?  VolcanoJen   Mar-19-08 04:28 PM   #35 
     - My guess, she wants to focus dialogue on the "crisis" issues  OzarkDem   Mar-19-08 04:31 PM   #39 
        - Well, it's a good idea.  VolcanoJen   Mar-19-08 04:33 PM   #45 
           - We really have to get this election back to the issues, though  OzarkDem   Mar-19-08 04:52 PM   #53 
     - Until she falls behind.  riverdeep   Mar-19-08 05:57 PM   #65 
  - I fully support women's rights  lob1   Mar-19-08 04:15 PM   #11 
  - Domestic violence  OzarkDem   Mar-19-08 04:25 PM   #30 
  - There is sexism in domestic violence programs, too.  Perragrande   Mar-19-08 06:16 PM   #70 
  - there are a lot of ways to kill people--learn the history. or, how about watching  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:28 PM   #36 
     - Since you watched that movie  gabeana   Mar-19-08 04:33 PM   #46 
  - why stop there?  dcindian   Mar-19-08 04:17 PM   #13 
  - Well is you substitute the word "black" with "lack of charcter integrity"...  PerfectSage   Mar-19-08 04:20 PM   #20 
  - There's one thing in this society that reinforces sexism: whining.  Vinca   Mar-19-08 04:20 PM   #21 
  - goddess forfend we should bring up the subject  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:21 PM   #24 
  - once again, for the completely clueless, this ISN"T ABOUT HILLARY. this is about  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:30 PM   #38 
  - Then aren't you in the wrong forum? GD would be more appropriate. nt  Vinca   Mar-19-08 04:56 PM   #55 
  - If someone posted the same thing about racism, people here would freak the fuck out  Lilith Velkor   Mar-19-08 05:36 PM   #61 
  - Could you be any more sexist? eom  Juniperx   Mar-19-08 06:01 PM   #67 
  - Thanks for pointing it out  OzarkDem   Mar-19-08 04:22 PM   #25 
  - Who's saying there is no sexism in our society?  Mooney   Mar-19-08 04:26 PM   #33 
  - gee, read some of the replies here. this is an ongoing argument on DU.  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:31 PM   #41 
     - The replies are not saying there is no sexism; but rather, they're challenging  Truth Hurts A Lot   Mar-19-08 05:59 PM   #66 
     - I see a lot of challenges to claims of sexism in this primary  Mooney   Mar-19-08 06:20 PM   #73 
  - Regardless of whether or not I agree with your conclusion...  BlooInBloo   Mar-19-08 04:31 PM   #42 
  - Who thinks there's no sexism in our society  alcibiades_mystery   Mar-19-08 04:32 PM   #43 
  - at least one person, apparently  spooky3   Mar-19-08 04:36 PM   #47 
  - Wow. One  alcibiades_mystery   Mar-19-08 07:12 PM   #74 
  - don't even try that little trick, because that isn't what is being said.  niyad   Mar-19-08 04:37 PM   #48 
  - Let's see how well your idea of replacing words works.  Exilednight   Mar-19-08 04:40 PM   #49 
  - When was the term "sexism" co-opted by women?  leftstreet   Mar-19-08 04:44 PM   #50 
  - LOL! Well done. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-19-08 05:13 PM   #56 
  - or jew, I agree...so how does that undercut what Obama says about race?  Sulawesi   Mar-19-08 04:47 PM   #51 
  - I tried - it doesn't make a lot of sense though:  stahbrett   Mar-19-08 04:51 PM   #52 
  - Although the argument you've provided makes no sense whatsoever, I plead guilty to having made  Mike03   Mar-19-08 04:54 PM   #54 
  - Ok, so what's your point?  pointsoflight   Mar-19-08 05:17 PM   #57 
  - Crap. I'm so tired of this. I'm a 58 yr old white women, an original feminist.  Diane R   Mar-19-08 05:26 PM   #58 
  - Bravo!!!!!!!  Forkboy   Mar-19-08 05:28 PM   #59 
  - Thank you, from a neighbor  Upton   Mar-19-08 05:37 PM   #62 
  - I am going to say the same thing I said to you in the other forum. THIS ISN'T ABOUT HILLARY  niyad   Mar-19-08 05:55 PM   #63 
  - Great post.  riverdeep   Mar-19-08 06:08 PM   #68 
  - Wrong site? Who on DU would insist that there is no sexism  Truth Hurts A Lot   Mar-19-08 05:57 PM   #64 
  - read some of the responses here, and on anyt other thread where sexism  niyad   Mar-19-08 06:10 PM   #69 
  - If you take any public comments by Hillary Clinton and substitute all  Old Crusoe   Mar-19-08 08:17 PM   #75 
 

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