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musical_soul Donating Member (398 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-29-06 07:54 PM
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18. I thank these people.
First, I do thank the troops because some wars were fought for our freedom. If some other country tries to take it away, they are there to help.

I do thank intellectuals, civil rights activists, feminists, and other progressives who fought for my freedom.

I thank all those who stood up to things like McCarthyism and to the trials we're going through today.

I thank those who have helped expose Bush's violations of civil liberties. I do think things would be worse if it wasn't for those people.

Most of all, I thank God for sending all those people here.
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  -so who do YOU thank for your freedom today? datasuspect  May-29-06 06:38 PM   #0 
  - Harland Williams  Bombtrack   May-29-06 06:39 PM   #1 
  - My Dad, My Uncles, My 2d Cousin  rwenos   May-29-06 06:41 PM   #2 
  - WWII  datasuspect   May-29-06 06:43 PM   #5 
  - My Pop WW2 vet. n/t  Alexodin   May-29-06 06:41 PM   #3 
  - That band of insurgents called our Founding Fathers  rurallib   May-29-06 06:43 PM   #4 
  - I agree  tives12   May-29-06 06:52 PM   #6 
  - I second that. What balls these people had. And they were right to  Feeney2   May-29-06 06:54 PM   #8 
  - Grandpa  Catch22Dem   May-29-06 06:53 PM   #7 
  - Freedom? I think we need to examine the concept...  rfranklin   May-29-06 06:55 PM   #9 
  - Been there, done that. Let each venture into the meaning of "freedom".  Just Me   May-29-06 07:58 PM   #19 
  - I thank Susan B. Anthony. I thank all the brave  roody   May-29-06 06:56 PM   #10 
  - My grandparents  ayeshahaqqiqa   May-29-06 07:14 PM   #11 
  - I thank...  misternormal   May-29-06 07:21 PM   #12 
  - I thank everyone who has ever rocked the boat.  dicksteele   May-29-06 07:25 PM   #13 
  - WHAT FUCKING FREEDOM?  marano35   May-29-06 07:42 PM   #14 
  - Welcome to DU marano35... n/t  misternormal   May-29-06 07:45 PM   #15 
  - People like Beethoven, Tolstoy, Picasso, Kieslowski, and Lao-Tse.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-29-06 07:50 PM   #16 
  - My Mom, myself, my brother, truth-seeking journalists, noble prosecutors,.  Just Me   May-29-06 07:53 PM   #17 
  - I thank these people.  musical_soul   May-29-06 07:54 PM   #18 
  - I'd Like to Thank...  tlsmith1963   May-29-06 07:59 PM   #20 
  - I thank them, too, and all those who fought for  revree   May-29-06 08:03 PM   #21 
  - Howard Zinn  leftchick   May-29-06 08:08 PM   #22 
  - Ra, Rama, Ramana  sweetheart   May-29-06 08:17 PM   #23 
  - DU and ACLU n/t  UTUSN   May-29-06 09:19 PM   #24 
  - What freedom today? We live in a fascist society.  Joe Fields   May-29-06 09:34 PM   #25 
  - Those who stood when needed  Asgaya Dihi   May-29-06 09:38 PM   #26 
  - I'm not feeling very free knowing my  LibDemAlways   May-29-06 10:59 PM   #27 

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