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KharmaTrain Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-26-07 08:18 AM
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9. We're Here For Our Own Reasons
DU is full of many types of people...we're not a monolith. In many cases we share common interests, values and causes, but they vary in degree from member to member. And that's this forum's strength.

While I prefer Democratic Party candidates, I can't say I'm committed to the party nor would I ever sumbit that way. Many of us here hate that facet in the Repugnicans.
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  -Is DU committed to democratic principles or the Democratic Party? Phrogman  May-26-07 08:07 AM   #0 
  - I'm gonna say, Progressive People-Powered Principles  NightWatcher   May-26-07 08:09 AM   #1 
  - Both. n/t  yibbehobba   May-26-07 08:10 AM   #2 
  - We make no secret of who this website is for.  Skinner   May-26-07 08:10 AM   #3 
  - Why do you assume it must be one or the other?  dicksteele   May-26-07 08:10 AM   #4 
  - Why?????  MrPrax   May-26-07 08:23 AM   #10 
  - I think you didn't follow the chain of response in this thread.  Lerkfish   May-26-07 08:29 AM   #12 
     - I think...  dicksteele   May-26-07 08:31 AM   #15 
        - could be..either way its confusing who its directed to  Lerkfish   May-26-07 08:35 AM   #17 
        - Yup...  MrPrax   May-26-07 01:08 PM   #20 
  - Unless the lament is that we should allow democratic leaders who do NOT espouse principles  Lerkfish   May-26-07 08:28 AM   #11 
  - Who decides what they are? Does everyone have to follow the same ones?  kikiek   May-26-07 08:11 AM   #5 
  - Can you list those principles here please?  whistle   May-26-07 08:11 AM   #6 
  - yes  johncoby2   May-26-07 08:13 AM   #7 
  - neither  dkofos   May-26-07 08:15 AM   #8 
  - We're Here For Our Own Reasons  KharmaTrain   May-26-07 08:18 AM   #9 
  - why not ask Lieberman that.  Lerkfish   May-26-07 08:30 AM   #13 
  - This should answer your question.  William769   May-26-07 08:31 AM   #14 
  - Pass the Diet Coke, please...  blondeatlast   May-26-07 08:33 AM   #16 
  - Well, I guess I'll post our democratic principles then since the OP can't or won't  whistle   May-26-07 08:55 AM   #18 
  - I consider myself Progressive and  OmmmSweetOmmm   May-26-07 09:06 AM   #19 
  - The site itself,  LWolf   May-26-07 01:13 PM   #21 
  - I don't think we get anywhere close to effecting those principles  bigtree   May-26-07 01:19 PM   #22 

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