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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-02-09 02:33 PM
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41. If he were against labor unions, Bush would have given him a medal, too.
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  -Chavez attempting to get rid of trade unions sabbat hunter  Jun-02-09 12:17 PM   #0 
  - This is surely a good thing  DavidDvorkin   Jun-02-09 12:21 PM   #1 
  - I am amazed  sabbat hunter   Jun-02-09 01:51 PM   #25 
     - Does it apply to others, or mainly to Chavez?  DavidDvorkin   Jun-02-09 02:02 PM   #34 
     - And I am amazed that you believe the same entities that tell you Obama = Bush  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 02:10 PM   #36 
  - Oh this ought to be good  bluestateguy   Jun-02-09 12:22 PM   #2 
  - This report is so TRUE!!!!!!!!! Chavez is to satan like white is too rice! When will everyone LEARN!  devilgrrl   Jun-02-09 12:36 PM   #9 
     - Oh noes! Soviet Venezuela is coming!  JVS   Jun-02-09 12:41 PM   #12 
     - I've been working. Am I too late  JustABozoOnThisBus   Jun-02-09 01:51 PM   #26 
        - not yet  sabbat hunter   Jun-02-09 01:53 PM   #28 
           - Warmed up on bullshit!  devilgrrl   Jun-02-09 02:16 PM   #38 
  - Are you criticizing Chavez??  brendan120678   Jun-02-09 12:23 PM   #3 
  - corruptio optimi pessima  Taverner   Jun-02-09 12:26 PM   #4 
  - Oh yeah right. As if the "The Economist" gives a shit about workers.  JVS   Jun-02-09 12:30 PM   #5 
  - You beat me to it  Tempest   Jun-02-09 12:32 PM   #7 
  - Why do people dig into the smelliest asshole news sources for material against Chavez?  JVS   Jun-02-09 12:36 PM   #8 
     - Some people hate when a leader actually takes steps to help his citizens  Tempest   Jun-02-09 12:38 PM   #10 
     - how is  sabbat hunter   Jun-02-09 01:33 PM   #18 
        - If he's against labor unions - then why don't US conservatives like him?  devilgrrl   Jun-02-09 02:18 PM   #40 
           - If he were against labor unions, Bush would have given him a medal, too.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 02:33 PM   #41 
     - Cause they can't find anything real  Dogtown   Jun-02-09 03:13 PM   #43 
  - Look at the other articles  HelenWheels   Jun-02-09 02:55 PM   #42 
  - The source for this is the rightwing The Economist  Tempest   Jun-02-09 12:31 PM   #6 
  - The news source that lifted the article is no prize pig either.  JVS   Jun-02-09 12:39 PM   #11 
     - El Universal is virulently anti-Chavez every day. They were involved in the run-up  Judi Lynn   Jun-02-09 01:09 PM   #16 
        - I've been waiting  dipsydoodle   Jun-02-09 01:19 PM   #17 
  - Oh  dipsydoodle   Jun-02-09 12:49 PM   #13 
  - Venezuela is a democracy. If the people disapprove they will vote him out.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-02-09 12:52 PM   #14 
  - not if  sabbat hunter   Jun-02-09 01:41 PM   #20 
     - You seem to be under the impression that the right wing can give you  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 01:48 PM   #23 
        - I was unaware  sabbat hunter   Jun-02-09 01:52 PM   #27 
           - Simon Romero couldn't go more to the right without turning himself inside out.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 01:53 PM   #29 
              - is the  sabbat hunter   Jun-02-09 01:55 PM   #30 
                 - Did you read that article? Have you searched Simon Romero?  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 01:59 PM   #33 
  - Venezuelan unions  murdoch   Jun-02-09 01:02 PM   #15 
  - Thanks, murdoch!  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 01:46 PM   #22 
  - Yeah yeah, just like we needed the patriot act in order to protect us from the terrists.  anonymous171   Jun-02-09 01:49 PM   #24 
  - Maybe you could try reading those links instead of making bad analogies.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 01:56 PM   #32 
  - The American government's NED is Venezuela's Patriot Act  murdoch   Jun-02-09 02:12 PM   #37 
     - What led you to this information, murdoch?  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 02:18 PM   #39 
  - I didn't know most of this: Hands Off Venezuela protests the NED at AFL  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 02:04 PM   #35 
  - Thank you for bringing some unbiased sources into the discussion!  Rage for Order   Jun-02-09 05:25 PM   #59 
     - LOL. The Economist right wing rag: gospel.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 05:32 PM   #62 
  - Bad if true. nt  anonymous171   Jun-02-09 01:39 PM   #19 
  - He's late  malaise   Jun-02-09 01:45 PM   #21 
  - I like reading the Chavezista posts in this thread.  Occam Bandage   Jun-02-09 01:55 PM   #31 
  - The reverse is also true, as you know.  Forkboy   Jun-02-09 03:22 PM   #44 
  - I hardly think Chavez is demonic.  Occam Bandage   Jun-02-09 03:46 PM   #47 
     - We find ourselves in considerable agreement then.  Forkboy   Jun-02-09 03:53 PM   #49 
        - Look at these The Economist titles from a quick search:  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 03:55 PM   #50 
           - I never said otherwise.  Forkboy   Jun-02-09 04:04 PM   #51 
           - Oh, I wasn't implying you did.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 04:08 PM   #52 
              - ok, sorry.  Forkboy   Jun-02-09 04:22 PM   #53 
           - What of it? That does not prove bias  anigbrowl   Jun-02-09 04:23 PM   #54 
              - Apples and oranges and grapes.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 05:01 PM   #57 
                 - Some argument you've got there.  anigbrowl   Jun-03-09 05:54 PM   #75 
                    - Yes, there is bad inflation in Venezuela.  EFerrari   Jun-03-09 06:01 PM   #76 
                       - Gee, I'm convinced now  anigbrowl   Jun-03-09 06:19 PM   #77 
                          - Lula is Venezuela's biggest advocate in Washington.  EFerrari   Jun-03-09 06:25 PM   #78 
                             - Well, maybe some day Saint Hugo will take a leaf out of his book.  anigbrowl   Jun-03-09 07:15 PM   #79 
                                - That's right. None of this invalidates the fact that you ignore a right wing spin  EFerrari   Jun-03-09 07:17 PM   #80 
                                   - Sez you.  anigbrowl   Jun-03-09 07:33 PM   #82 
  - I sometimes I wish I had that kind of a fact shield  Posteritatis   Jun-02-09 03:39 PM   #46 
  - That's because you pay more attention to your expectations than to facts.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 03:51 PM   #48 
  - It's the same kind of reasoning used by USSR apologists in the 30s and 40s.  Odin2005   Jun-02-09 05:51 PM   #66 
     - As by your own admission you haven't even read the thread  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 06:03 PM   #71 
  - Come back with a true fair and balanced news source and I'll comment  LostinVA   Jun-02-09 03:24 PM   #45 
  - The workers will elect representatives to factory councils that will manage the enterprises!  Better Believe It   Jun-02-09 04:27 PM   #55 
  - It's government controlled councils, I tells ya.  JVS   Jun-02-09 04:56 PM   #56 
     - Venezuela is rejecting American guidance. Where do they get OFF?!  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 05:07 PM   #58 
     - Government owned (nationalized) but under the actual control of elected employee representatives?  Better Believe It   Jun-02-09 05:29 PM   #60 
     - I love this thread.  redqueen   Jun-02-09 05:30 PM   #61 
        - This is every Chavez thead at DU.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 05:39 PM   #63 
           - Hah, yes... I should have said "subthread"  redqueen   Jun-02-09 05:42 PM   #64 
  - The Chavez Apologists in this thread astound me.  Odin2005   Jun-02-09 05:49 PM   #65 
  - You obviously haven't read the thread. What a surprise.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 05:56 PM   #67 
     - I don't need to, the Chavistas are predictable enough.  Odin2005   Jun-02-09 06:00 PM   #68 
        - You don't need to so you will never find out for yourself what is happening.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 06:01 PM   #69 
  - Ooh, that's a shark-jumper right there.  DireStrike   Jun-02-09 06:01 PM   #70 
  - Chavez is shutting down trade unions like Obama is running GM.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 06:04 PM   #72 
     - I misread a quote in the economist article  DireStrike   Jun-02-09 06:09 PM   #73 
        - Congrats for having the sense to know you need to know more.  EFerrari   Jun-02-09 06:12 PM   #74 
  - Great. Another right-wing propaganda thread. nt  Truth2Tell   Jun-03-09 07:29 PM   #81 
     - I got that impression too!  DainBramaged   Jun-03-09 07:36 PM   #83 

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