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Hydra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-01-08 03:18 PM
Response to Reply #6
8. Let them leave
That's been my argument for years.

The companies respond to demand. If they won't do business here, someone else will open a business to make glass, or sell orange juice.

The companies leaving would not be the end of the world.
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  -**The Social Responsibility Amendment to the U.S. Constitution** bobbolink  May-01-08 03:02 PM   #0 
  - yes.!!!!!!! but make it every 5 years..  sam sarrha   May-01-08 03:06 PM   #1 
  - I encourage you to go to the link, and see how you can spread this discussion.  bobbolink   May-01-08 03:10 PM   #3 
  - This looks like a good plan.  Uncle Joe   May-01-08 03:10 PM   #2 
  - Bring it up for discussion when you are able to do so. As with the ERA...  bobbolink   May-01-08 03:27 PM   #11 
  - It has possibilities  Hydra   May-01-08 03:11 PM   #4 
  - Also..  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 03:21 PM   #9 
  - There are parts of this  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 03:14 PM   #5 
  - We're in tyranny of the minority right now  Hydra   May-01-08 03:16 PM   #7 
     - My point is not to trade on tyrany for the other  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 03:22 PM   #10 
        - You're suggesting we shouldn't bring the minority up short  Hydra   May-01-08 04:13 PM   #21 
           - No Im saying you dont correct current injustices  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 07:17 PM   #24 
              - Hmm...  Hydra   May-02-08 10:16 AM   #27 
                 - Well they are being enforced  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-02-08 10:25 AM   #28 
                    - See, I have some experience in the enforcement of such  Hydra   May-02-08 10:54 AM   #30 
                       - Some animals should be more equal than others  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-02-08 11:10 AM   #31 
  - Is this satire?  DangerDave921   May-01-08 03:15 PM   #6 
  - Let them leave  Hydra   May-01-08 03:18 PM   #8 
  - That's a nice thought  DangerDave921   May-01-08 03:32 PM   #12 
     - "Sounds like some Third World dictator" riiiight.... and the workers in those corporations  bobbolink   May-01-08 03:34 PM   #14 
        - So why trade one hell for another  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 03:41 PM   #15 
        - The DLC is soooo scared.  bobbolink   May-01-08 03:43 PM   #16 
           - Im no fan of the DLC  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 03:45 PM   #17 
              - The DLC defends the corporations, and is scared of ANY action against them.  bobbolink   May-01-08 03:47 PM   #18 
                 - Dont you get angry when someone shreds the constitution?  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 03:57 PM   #19 
                 - NO WHERE do I hear from you any concern for the workers, or the poor people being ripped off.  bobbolink   May-01-08 04:10 PM   #20 
                    - Read everything or just selectively  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-01-08 07:16 PM   #23 
                       - Your sneers are just over the top. No wonder Dems are seen as  bobbolink   May-02-08 12:34 PM   #32 
                          - What sneer?  DadOf2LittleAngels   May-02-08 02:12 PM   #35 
                 - perfectly clear  DangerDave921   May-02-08 06:17 AM   #25 
        - Your friend  DangerDave921   May-02-08 06:22 AM   #26 
           - Thank you for your concern, also. As I said, THIS is why the DEMs can no longer count on  bobbolink   May-02-08 12:36 PM   #33 
              - Blame the victim?  BigDaddy44   May-02-08 02:21 PM   #36 
  - I disagree, the current system of Big Brother and Little Brother joined at the hip  Uncle Joe   May-01-08 05:32 PM   #22 
  - K&R I think 20 years is too long, though n/t  caseycoon   May-01-08 03:33 PM   #13 
  - K&R n/t  Orwellian_Ghost   May-02-08 10:26 AM   #29 
     - Thanks, OG! One would think this would be a clear Dem priority.  bobbolink   May-02-08 12:37 PM   #34 

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