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defendandprotect Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-12-09 10:41 PM
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21. As they say, you can't sell democracy to hungry people ---
They also say that TPB took a look at the 1960's revolution which was a total challenge

to corporations, health care, military, wars, social controls on sexuality, etal and

decided that Americans had too much money and too much time on their hands!

Unless we stop capitalism/corporatism now poverty will continue to increase --



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  -Healthcare Reform is Make or Break for the Democratic Party WeDidIt  May-12-09 01:43 PM   #0 
  - They said the same thing 2 years ago about ending the war  proud2BlibKansan   May-12-09 01:46 PM   #1 
  - Good point  Oregone   May-12-09 01:58 PM   #5 
  - No one cares about 'the war' anymore  leftstreet   May-12-09 02:53 PM   #10 
  - If we get the same old incrementalist CRAP we have been served  Phoebe Loosinhouse   May-12-09 01:47 PM   #2 
  - I agree-We'll lose the house in '10  Fireweed247   May-12-09 01:49 PM   #3 
  - If We Do Not Get Universal Single Payer - I Am Through With Obama And The Democrats  lostnotforgotten   May-12-09 01:50 PM   #4 
  - Cultivate your own garden  Oregone   May-12-09 01:59 PM   #6 
  - Nope - Will Build My Retirement Boat  lostnotforgotten   May-12-09 03:17 PM   #14 
  - Where are you going -- ???? Meanwhile Repugs have to soften on many issues because of  defendandprotect   May-12-09 02:58 PM   #12 
     - After Witnessing / Participating In A 2004 Congressional Race - My Faith In Two Party Politics Ended  lostnotforgotten   May-12-09 03:19 PM   #15 
        - Were you the candidate or the support team?  defendandprotect   May-12-09 04:44 PM   #16 
  - It won't be the same as 93 ..... we will hold power until 2012 .... and then lose the white house  Stinky The Clown   May-12-09 02:00 PM   #7 
  - I will jpoin that new party.  bvar22   May-12-09 03:15 PM   #13 
  - I wish but it won't happen  DireStrike   May-12-09 09:56 PM   #20 
  - The Democrats are losing Credibility fast.  OHdem10   May-12-09 02:50 PM   #8 
  - Yep. With Clinton, they were able to get away with this crap.  redqueen   May-12-09 02:51 PM   #9 
  - Pelosi will block Single Payer . . . she seems committed to that -- !!!  defendandprotect   May-12-09 02:55 PM   #11 
     - She won't have to block it.  dgibby   May-12-09 07:19 PM   #17 
        - We now have something like 40 million Americans living in poverty . . .!!!  defendandprotect   May-12-09 09:01 PM   #18 
           - The Shock Doctrine in action.  dgibby   May-12-09 09:50 PM   #19 
              - As they say, you can't sell democracy to hungry people ---  defendandprotect   May-12-09 10:41 PM   #21 
 

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