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LatteLibertine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-11-09 05:03 AM
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63. Here are some current options
Edited on Wed Nov-11-09 05:06 AM by LatteLibertine
Say to hell with politics because you are not a member of the most wealthy 1-10%.

Support a party populated with many politicians who are puppets to lobbyists.

Support a party populated with many politicians who are puppets to lobbyists and who are also often racist, sexist, homophobic and heavy into classism.


Ideally, we'd have a government that represents the interests of the overwhelming majority of United States citizens. We don't. We are in a nation that is solidly in the grip of corporatism and crony capitalism.

I'm not sure what the answer is or how it can be implemented. Currently, I am doing my best to work with what I view as the lesser of two evils to get done what we may considering the reality I've outlined.

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