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sharesunited Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-10-08 10:26 PM
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60. Great post. Thanks for the education!
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  -I just saw Schindlers List yesterday ,for the first time, and you know what boggles the mind ? UndertheOcean  Aug-10-08 10:24 AM   #0 
  - Well, look how complicit our bureaucracy is.. Ever have a question or ask why?  glowing   Aug-10-08 10:28 AM   #1 
  - You are exactly right. Bureaucracy is the little evil that allows the rest.  cliffordu   Aug-10-08 11:21 AM   #27 
  - We have lived through similar times. Following the events of  ikojo   Aug-10-08 10:29 AM   #2 
  - Are you serious?  KillgoreTrout   Aug-10-08 10:35 AM   #6 
  - That's what ikijo said  tavalon   Aug-10-08 11:55 AM   #34 
  - I don't think you can compare the two  HEyHEY   Aug-10-08 03:02 PM   #53 
  - A movie everyone should be required to see.  KillgoreTrout   Aug-10-08 10:31 AM   #3 
  - That and "V for Vendetta". Study your hstory books, people.  Truth4Justice   Aug-10-08 10:39 AM   #10 
  - I'd rather people read V For Vendetta  LanternWaste   Aug-10-08 02:57 PM   #52 
     - Unfortunately, the public doesn't like buying books these days? I wonder why?  Truth4Justice   Aug-11-08 01:56 AM   #67 
        - The public I know purchases books.  LanternWaste   Aug-11-08 08:25 AM   #70 
           - Perhaps I was mistaken then.  Truth4Justice   Aug-11-08 10:51 AM   #74 
  - Hitler, the original disaster capitalist?  alfredo   Aug-10-08 10:56 AM   #18 
  - KillgoreTrout  Diclotican   Aug-11-08 01:35 AM   #66 
  - You'd be surprised what people are willing to tolerate  oktoberain   Aug-10-08 10:31 AM   #4 
  - The German people were fearful of the police, snitches and the "let the other guy fix it" issues.  Truth4Justice   Aug-10-08 10:45 AM   #12 
  - Interesting.  Hav   Aug-10-08 10:46 AM   #15 
  - I was thinking along similar lines, and this book is what came to mind:  pnorman   Aug-10-08 11:10 AM   #22 
  - I wonder how the whistleblower personality would play out in that scenario?  tavalon   Aug-10-08 11:59 AM   #35 
  - And they were afraid for their families. I agree that we do not know  jwirr   Aug-10-08 11:31 AM   #29 
  - Bystander effect (link)  sfexpat2000   Aug-10-08 11:32 AM   #30 
  - That was set in Poland, where there was a strong culture of hatred toward the Jews.  sharesunited   Aug-10-08 10:33 AM   #5 
  - WRONG!!  izquierdista   Aug-10-08 11:10 AM   #21 
  - Props to Casimir III. Obviously the Schindler of his day.  sharesunited   Aug-10-08 11:21 AM   #26 
     - Fighting fascism must be continuous  izquierdista   Aug-10-08 12:06 PM   #36 
        - Great post. Thanks for the education!  sharesunited   Aug-10-08 10:26 PM   #60 
  - The anti-semitism, especially in Poland, but also throughout Europe . . .  defendandprotect   Aug-10-08 11:14 AM   #23 
     - Definitely. Good Catholics know who killed Christ.  sharesunited   Aug-10-08 11:22 AM   #28 
        - I've never understood  bdf   Aug-10-08 12:22 PM   #40 
        - There was a Gospel of Judus recently rediscovered.  Kber   Aug-10-08 02:56 PM   #51 
        - With or without that gospel  bdf   Aug-10-08 03:03 PM   #54 
        - Right ... the redeemed version of Judas ---  defendandprotect   Aug-10-08 05:53 PM   #57 
        - Well. . . . you might consider that you're actually dealing with myth . . .  defendandprotect   Aug-10-08 05:50 PM   #55 
        - yeah, but good christians know that jesus WAS a jew.  unblock   Aug-10-08 01:01 PM   #42 
           - ...yeah, isn't it ironic that they could make Catholics forget about that little detail -- !!!  defendandprotect   Aug-10-08 05:52 PM   #56 
  - Sorry.Too late, its already here in its birth. Your grandchildren will be fascists in full form.  Truth4Justice   Aug-10-08 10:35 AM   #7 
  - It's the old slippery slope of torture, imprisonment without rights, kidnapping by govt.  TexasObserver   Aug-10-08 10:35 AM   #8 
  - The police in this nation feel superior to John Public and only the blind cant see that as truth.  Truth4Justice   Aug-10-08 10:49 AM   #16 
     - They're being taught to disregard citizen's Constitutional rights . .  defendandprotect   Aug-10-08 11:15 AM   #24 
        - In truth I don't think the younger generation even KNOWS what their rights are, including the police  Truth4Justice   Aug-11-08 01:17 AM   #65 
  - What do you mean "if"?  lynyrd_skynyrd   Aug-10-08 10:38 AM   #9 
  - What lynyrd_skynyrd Said  Tace   Aug-10-08 01:47 PM   #43 
  - The very fact that DU exists  demwing   Aug-11-08 02:21 AM   #69 
  - This may help a little.  tannybogus   Aug-10-08 10:41 AM   #11 
  - people are sheep, waiting to be led.  KG   Aug-10-08 10:45 AM   #13 
  - The Holocaust brings out  supernova   Aug-10-08 10:46 AM   #14 
  - The intimidation of citizens begins early on and finally they can't react ---  defendandprotect   Aug-10-08 10:53 AM   #17 
  - What are we doing to free Gitmo prisoners?  Marie26   Aug-10-08 10:57 AM   #19 
  - We read the stories . . . we're shocked. . . we move on ---  defendandprotect   Aug-10-08 11:19 AM   #25 
  - yeah...move them to Saudi Arabia.  tjwash   Aug-10-08 12:12 PM   #38 
  - In response to the Reichstag fire came the Enabling Act, your Patriot Act  arthritisR_US   Aug-10-08 10:59 AM   #20 
  - And let's not forget  Turbineguy   Aug-10-08 11:37 AM   #31 
  - That Speilberg won an Oscar for a film that ripped off other directors work  JamesA1102   Aug-10-08 11:42 AM   #32 
  - The film was about a specific person, Schindler, and his actions.  Oregonian   Aug-10-08 12:13 PM   #39 
  - He could have mentioned them in the dedication at the end of the film  JamesA1102   Aug-10-08 10:34 PM   #64 
  - Your slip is showing...  Balbus   Aug-10-08 12:47 PM   #41 
  - That has always bothered me, too.  emilyg   Aug-10-08 02:24 PM   #48 
  - I've been thinking of this comparison since late 2001,  tavalon   Aug-10-08 11:54 AM   #33 
  - Humans are conformist  Prophet 451   Aug-10-08 12:10 PM   #37 
  - It was fear  JustAnotherGen   Aug-10-08 02:12 PM   #44 
  - I am not a battered housewife.  Gregorian   Aug-10-08 02:13 PM   #45 
  - "They Thought They Were Free."  ocelot   Aug-10-08 02:20 PM   #46 
  - ocelot  JustAnotherGen   Aug-10-08 02:23 PM   #47 
  - A Little Time Perspective...  KharmaTrain   Aug-10-08 02:39 PM   #49 
  - Just one question: Did you make out while watching Schindler's List? I heard that's a no-no...nt  suston96   Aug-10-08 02:39 PM   #50 
  - So, when Blackwater knocks on your door what are your plans?  lame54   Aug-10-08 05:55 PM   #58 
  - I am willing to bet that you would not  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-10-08 05:57 PM   #59 
  - A Holocaust movie with a trademarked Spielberg happy ending is what I found...  mitchum   Aug-10-08 10:30 PM   #61 
  - Our entire nation has slipped from sovereignty to some other horrid thing  soothsayer   Aug-10-08 10:34 PM   #62 
  - And that's why poor Anne Frank was wrong...  mitchum   Aug-10-08 10:34 PM   #63 
  - UndertheOcean  Diclotican   Aug-11-08 01:59 AM   #68 
  - I thought so too, but when you look into the era you realize that it was almost inevitable...  truebrit71   Aug-11-08 08:41 AM   #71 
  - Read "They Thought They Were Free" by Milton Mayer  Ezlivin   Aug-11-08 08:47 AM   #72 
  - American culture produced the masterpiece that moved you to post  Marnieworld   Aug-11-08 09:29 AM   #73 
 

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