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Skidmore Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-29-10 04:00 PM
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8. These people have been so emboldened by the GOPers.
Pushback is essential.
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  -Oregon republican selling racist books Archae  Jun-29-10 03:14 PM   #0 
  - Eeeeewwww, what a piece of work  BanzaiBonnie   Jun-29-10 03:26 PM   #1 
  - I live in a rural part of Or. and see his signs everwhere...  movonne   Jun-29-10 03:42 PM   #4 
     - Wish I lived in DeFazio's district so I could vote for him.  classof56   Jun-29-10 04:57 PM   #18 
  - If there is any justice in the world  Angry Dragon   Jun-29-10 03:33 PM   #2 
  - Should Charles Darwin's books also be banned?  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 03:37 PM   #3 
  - Should Lincoln's speeches and debates?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-29-10 03:45 PM   #5 
  - Should Mein Kampf be banned?  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 03:59 PM   #7 
  - Hey, wait a sec. Who is advocating banning anything?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-29-10 04:03 PM   #10 
     - Robinson is being criticized in the OP for including a book  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 04:30 PM   #15 
        - That doesn't make sense.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-29-10 04:38 PM   #16 
        - Nonsense.  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 04:57 PM   #19 
           - Is there such a thing as a book that shouldn't be included in an educational curriculum?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-29-10 05:03 PM   #20 
           - That depends on the type of class  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 05:20 PM   #21 
           - I maintain that this applies to the book mentioned. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-29-10 05:40 PM   #22 
              - Books should not be automatically banned  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 06:16 PM   #24 
           - Regarding your accusation that I am excusing  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 07:33 PM   #31 
           - So you think we should teach the Bible in school?  Winterblues   Jun-29-10 06:33 PM   #26 
        - It appears you have "banned" your dictionary. n/t  theothersnippywshrub   Jun-29-10 04:41 PM   #17 
        - "The opposite of including a book is excluding (i.e. banning) it."  EstimatedProphet   Jun-29-10 05:53 PM   #23 
        - Some books are not suitable for children, that doesn't mean the books should be banned  Winterblues   Jun-29-10 06:32 PM   #25 
           - Of course some books are not suitable for children  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 06:45 PM   #27 
  - I don't know if Lincoln was a racist.  EOTE   Jun-29-10 04:03 PM   #9 
     - He wasn't. He was a person of his time, like Darwin. But creationists love to push that quote. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-29-10 04:04 PM   #11 
        - Was George Alfred Henty also a person of his time?  Zebedeo   Jun-29-10 04:26 PM   #13 
           - Yes, he actually does. Art Robinson doesn't, though. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-29-10 04:28 PM   #14 
  - Shhh...nt  SunnySong   Jun-29-10 06:55 PM   #28 
  - I live here. DeFazio is going to win by miles  Bluenorthwest   Jun-29-10 03:57 PM   #6 
  - These people have been so emboldened by the GOPers.  Skidmore   Jun-29-10 04:00 PM   #8 
  - Dumping crude oil waste at sea?  KamaAina   Jun-29-10 04:04 PM   #12 
  - This does not suprise me. The racists constantly claim that the average IQ of blacks is 80.  Odin2005   Jun-29-10 07:13 PM   #29 
  - henty's books are generally popular with the christian home-school crowd.  Hannah Bell   Jun-29-10 07:19 PM   #30 

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