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Summer93 Donating Member (439 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-02-07 08:32 AM
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13. Kick and Recommend
I am trying to see the positive side of privatization and I can't. Wealthy people stay wealthy because they keep their money they don't spend it on anything other than to get another big return. If they own infrastructure they won't maintain it as there is no profit in it.
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  -I think it is time to bring back the New Deal bleedingheart  Aug-02-07 07:59 AM   #0 
  - Absolutely  C_U_L8R   Aug-02-07 08:01 AM   #1 
  - I agree  kenfrequed   Aug-02-07 08:02 AM   #2 
  - I think the core problem  bryant69   Aug-02-07 08:04 AM   #3 
  - Fast fingered.  King Coal   Aug-02-07 08:05 AM   #4 
  - Sounds like a no-brainer to me.  King Coal   Aug-02-07 08:05 AM   #5 
  - I totally agree but looks like Mystery Anonymous Poster thinks others do not:  mod mom   Aug-02-07 08:08 AM   #6 
  - Of course, that is the grand plan going back to Reagan...n/t  Virginia Dare   Aug-02-07 08:12 AM   #11 
     - Yes, the greedy robber barons started their crusade back w Reagan, wrapped in  mod mom   Aug-02-07 08:49 AM   #18 
        - A big reason why they are so pissed at the neocons too..  Virginia Dare   Aug-02-07 08:56 AM   #21 
  - Hell yes!  northernsoul   Aug-02-07 08:10 AM   #7 
  - Al Sharpton addressed this during his Presidential run...  Virginia Dare   Aug-02-07 08:11 AM   #8 
  - Nothing else will save America  malaise   Aug-02-07 08:11 AM   #9 
  - Agreed. I've had a bellyfull of the "Raw Deal" n/t k/r  zehnkatzen   Aug-02-07 08:12 AM   #10 
  - Amen And Recommend  KharmaTrain   Aug-02-07 08:32 AM   #12 
  - Kick and Recommend  Summer93   Aug-02-07 08:32 AM   #13 
  - It only makes sense, so they probably won't do it. - n/t  porphyrian   Aug-02-07 08:35 AM   #14 
  - you left out jobs for those of us who dream of working again  8643   Aug-02-07 08:41 AM   #15 
  - I totally agree... My father was in the CCC back in the '30s  bleedingheart   Aug-02-07 08:46 AM   #17 
     - The CCC is something that desperately needs to be brought back..  Virginia Dare   Aug-02-07 08:58 AM   #22 
  - And The Great Society.  ananda   Aug-02-07 08:42 AM   #16 
  - Yes, the crumbling of our country domestically is a greater threat than  Lydia Leftcoast   Aug-02-07 08:49 AM   #19 
  - a great analogy  bleedingheart   Aug-02-07 08:50 AM   #20 
  - Also, it would create jobs.  raccoon   Aug-02-07 09:00 AM   #23 
  - Who said: Our country is facing twin crises: high unemployment and a decrepit infrastructure.  antigop   Aug-02-07 09:01 AM   #24 
  - Another toy recall for lead paint: no oversight of consumer products  beastieboy   Aug-02-07 09:15 AM   #25 
  - Power grids.........nt  Nimrod2005   Aug-02-07 09:20 AM   #26 
  - Yes and how about the Economic Bill of Rights, too?  redacted   Aug-02-07 02:56 PM   #27 
  - We are definitely in need of a lot of work and I think we need to  bleedingheart   Aug-02-07 03:41 PM   #29 
  - I agree. The "Reagan Revolution" revolutioned us right into debt and decline...  NorthernSpy   Aug-02-07 03:41 PM   #28 
  - To have a New Deal, you need New Dealers.  tomreedtoon   Aug-02-07 11:43 PM   #30 

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