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jotsy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-17-10 10:40 AM
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4. The wealth of any nation is dependent on the viability of its public.
The corporatocracy is filled with the selfish and short sighted.
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  -Am I wrong to think and feel that it is un American caty  Apr-17-10 10:22 AM   #0 
  - No, you are not wrong. And yes, greed has overtaken love of country.  HopeHoops   Apr-17-10 10:24 AM   #1 
  - I would K&R your response if I could  Angry Dragon   Apr-17-10 10:26 AM   #2 
  - Raw, unfettered capitalism  Dyedinthewoolliberal   Apr-17-10 10:28 AM   #3 
  - and that is why we should support the local small...  prairierose   Apr-17-10 10:44 AM   #5 
     - Sometimes...  BeFree   Apr-17-10 11:37 AM   #15 
  - The wealth of any nation is dependent on the viability of its public.  jotsy   Apr-17-10 10:40 AM   #4 
  - Well stated but there is more to this painting.  Naturalist111   Apr-17-10 10:48 AM   #6 
  - they are not "American."  branders seine   Apr-17-10 10:50 AM   #7 
  - I read somewhere recently that in the wake of IRS scrutiny of  crim son   Apr-17-10 10:54 AM   #8 
  - Actually, that story was regarding wage earners and people who run businesses  depakid   Apr-17-10 10:45 PM   #23 
  - You are wrong in thinking that there are 'american companies'.  Warren Stupidity   Apr-17-10 10:58 AM   #9 
  - Why do Right Wingers worship corporations???? Why do they allow themselves to be so easily duped?  AnArmyVeteran   Apr-17-10 11:22 AM   #12 
  - Companies have NO ALLEGIANCE to ANY country!  AnArmyVeteran   Apr-17-10 11:04 AM   #10 
  - Nor do they have any allegiance to their employees.  LibDemAlways   Apr-18-10 01:57 AM   #26 
  - The companies care not what company they rape for resources without giving back  laughingliberal   Apr-17-10 11:08 AM   #11 
  - One of the goals of globalization is to weaken national laws so that  jwirr   Apr-17-10 11:32 AM   #13 
  - That's why so many corporations are now Multinational, not American.  Overseas   Apr-17-10 11:33 AM   #14 
  - No, You are correct - nt  Ohio Joe   Apr-17-10 11:40 AM   #16 
  - We have an aging population with a high cost/high benefit workforce,  B Calm   Apr-17-10 12:54 PM   #17 
  - No you are not wrong however....  Klukie   Apr-17-10 01:02 PM   #18 
  - did the shareholders come up with the idea to take jobs overseas?  Donnachaidh   Apr-17-10 10:41 PM   #22 
     - shareholders may not hold the reigns to the company.....  Klukie   Apr-18-10 07:39 AM   #28 
  - I agree with you  MadMaddie   Apr-17-10 05:05 PM   #19 
  - It's economic treason.  Sebastian Doyle   Apr-17-10 05:09 PM   #20 
  - +9000  donheld   Apr-17-10 11:06 PM   #24 
  - I call it economic terrorism, myself.  Brickbat   Apr-17-10 05:20 PM   #21 
  - Of all the things that piss me off, this would drive me to revolt faster than anything else  HughMoran   Apr-18-10 10:29 AM   #30 
  - they do not give a fuck about America  Skittles   Apr-18-10 01:34 AM   #25 
  - Michael Moore would agree with you were he to read  truedelphi   Apr-18-10 02:20 AM   #27 
  - When I worked at a multi-national, I pointed this out all the time  HughMoran   Apr-18-10 10:27 AM   #29 

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