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amborin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-03-10 10:35 PM
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13. SAD! Theda is wrong; but if she were right, she puts politics over what is ethically correct
she's essentially saying: it would not be good politically for feds to take over.....

well, first, she's wrong in that assertion;

but imagine she were right, for the sake of the argument: she's effectively saying: politics trumps ethically/morally correct actions

for make no mistake: the ethical thing to do is to NOT allow BP to fuck up any longer, both with containment and with cleanup

they need to be put into receivership, monitored, etc....the safety of the public and the environment should take precedence over profits


you'd have to understand where Theda is coming from theoretically to appreciate why she's arguing this;
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