You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #15: But how do we starve the corporate monster? [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU
windoe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-02-07 06:58 PM
Response to Original message
15. But how do we starve the corporate monster?
Go on a national strike/demonstration? Would that be the ticket? Gods we SO NEED a ticket right about now!
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -I'm edgy this weekend... FormerOstrich  Sep-02-07 04:03 PM   #0 
  - Happy to recommend. n/t  Mojambo   Sep-02-07 04:05 PM   #1 
  - Nice!  saracat   Sep-02-07 04:14 PM   #2 
  - Oh Man.....  PearliePoo2   Sep-02-07 04:16 PM   #3 
  - Most eloquent summation of the Fall of America  havocmom   Sep-02-07 04:18 PM   #4 
  - Well done  JeffR   Sep-02-07 04:26 PM   #5 
  - A clear and terrifying look into our future. Denial will not slow  annabanana   Sep-02-07 04:34 PM   #6 
  - Excellent!  mexicoxpat   Sep-02-07 04:38 PM   #7 
  - Well done! A beautiful piece of writing! Proud to recommend also! (nt)  scarletwoman   Sep-02-07 04:42 PM   #8 
  - beautifully said  UpInArms   Sep-02-07 04:51 PM   #9 
  - You just summed up my weekend.  Yael   Sep-02-07 05:15 PM   #10 
  - I had to stop 3 times while reading this to allow it to sink in.  Texas Explorer   Sep-02-07 05:28 PM   #11 
  - bend over and smile  windoe   Sep-02-07 06:23 PM   #12 
  - Kick and recommend  Summer93   Sep-02-07 06:46 PM   #13 
  - but every day the majority of people here on DU go out and feed their precious $$$ to corporate gods  fed-up   Sep-02-07 06:54 PM   #14 
  - Ah! Someone after my own heart! I'm not sure about it being "the majority" of people on DU.  scarletwoman   Sep-02-07 07:14 PM   #17 
  - But how do we starve the corporate monster?  windoe   Sep-02-07 06:58 PM   #15 
  - Definitely stop buying from those that support the GOP, engage in outsourcing/offshoring...  warren pease   Sep-02-07 07:44 PM   #18 
     - How about replacing those in Congress who represent corporate interests --  Winebrat   Sep-03-07 10:24 AM   #27 
        - Agreed, but it's pretty hard to unseat incumbents...  warren pease   Sep-03-07 03:40 PM   #39 
  - K & R just because ,,nt  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-02-07 07:08 PM   #16 
  - corporate personhood  windoe   Sep-02-07 08:39 PM   #19 
  - Excellant post.  anitar1   Sep-02-07 09:21 PM   #20 
  - To this day I can not donate blood due to the time I served overseas in Germany!  sce56   Sep-02-07 10:06 PM   #21 
  - No government ties  windoe   Sep-02-07 10:54 PM   #22 
  - I want to Thank everyone that commented  FormerOstrich   Sep-02-07 11:31 PM   #23 
  - We've all been reduced to ragpicking and dumpster diving.  vickitulsa   Sep-03-07 10:30 AM   #28 
  - This is the first thing I have read since I woke up this morning.  TomInTib   Sep-03-07 11:14 AM   #29 
  - Excellent! Thanks for taking the time to write, and the decision to post this!  southerncrone   Sep-02-07 11:46 PM   #24 
  - knr (eom)  dancingAlone   Sep-03-07 12:52 AM   #25 
  - Take three and a half minutes for yourself  whistle   Sep-03-07 07:28 AM   #26 
  - K&R  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Sep-03-07 11:43 AM   #30 
  - Thanks for taking the time to put this into words.  donkeyotay   Sep-03-07 11:47 AM   #31 
  - basically, people serving food are tested for pot smoking, while the food they serve can kill you  nashville_brook   Sep-03-07 12:47 PM   #32 
  - cattle has more right to privacy than people  nashville_brook   Sep-03-07 12:49 PM   #33 
  - An intelligent and thoughtful essay. Thanks for posting. It should be printed in a major newspaper  BrklynLiberal   Sep-03-07 12:54 PM   #34 
  - Great post!  KT2000   Sep-03-07 01:39 PM   #35 
  - Don't buy asparagus from Peru, flowers from Columbia . . . ..  defendandprotect   Sep-03-07 02:05 PM   #36 
  - Most Excellent Post !!! - Bravo !!!  WillyT   Sep-03-07 02:37 PM   #37 
  - Excellent beyond words!  Maestro   Sep-03-07 03:07 PM   #38 
  - I sent this to everyone in my address book. Heard on TV that over 50% of Americans have low IQ's  BigBearJohn   Sep-03-07 04:24 PM   #40 
  - {{{{{{{ FormerOstrich }}}}}}}}  me b zola   Sep-03-07 04:38 PM   #41 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC