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socialist_n_TN Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-16-11 06:10 PM
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26. "....can't simply replace them and hope things get better."
EXACTLY wolf, exactly! As to the people who work on and the people who OWN Wall Street, there's a question to ask of them. Do you support the exploitative system that gives you your income?

A simple question that gives them a chance to decide whose side they're on.
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  -The new strategy: A push for us to empathize with Wall Street woo me with science  Oct-16-11 03:35 PM   #0 
  - Exactly. It's the SYSTEM that is broken.  Odin2005   Oct-16-11 03:37 PM   #1 
  - you know, someone needs to seriously explain how bipartisan  roguevalley   Oct-16-11 08:26 PM   #33 
  - It's not the people who work on wall street that are the main problem.  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-16-11 03:38 PM   #2 
  - I'm full to the brim with empathy for people, for living things, for the planet.  LWolf   Oct-16-11 03:39 PM   #3 
  - The people aren't the problem.  white_wolf   Oct-16-11 03:40 PM   #4 
  - "....can't simply replace them and hope things get better."  socialist_n_TN   Oct-16-11 06:10 PM   #26 
  - .  EFerrari   Oct-16-11 03:40 PM   #5 
  - The DLC is as terrified of this as the far right  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-16-11 03:41 PM   #6 
  - Isn't the DLC far right?  white_wolf   Oct-16-11 03:45 PM   #8 
     - Nope, they are just center right  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-16-11 03:48 PM   #11 
  - I see you'd prefer just to vilify the lot of them and be done with it.  MjolnirTime   Oct-16-11 03:43 PM   #7 
  - Take your blindfold off.  Kaleko   Oct-16-11 06:48 PM   #31 
  - No need to vilify them, they are known by their works and by  sabrina 1   Oct-16-11 08:32 PM   #34 
  - The 99% have heard it all before. Which is one reason why they're out there  lunatica   Oct-16-11 03:47 PM   #9 
  - As soon as the Administration empathizes with the pot smoking cancer grannies they're harassing  Warren DeMontague   Oct-16-11 03:47 PM   #10 
  - + 1 for every Calif granny (and granpa) I know who  truedelphi   Oct-16-11 03:57 PM   #17 
  - Completely agree.  Blue_In_AK   Oct-16-11 03:58 PM   #18 
  - We The People have "empathized with Wall Street."  truedelphi   Oct-16-11 03:51 PM   #12 
  - Excellent post. n/t  Laelth   Oct-16-11 04:03 PM   #19 
  - Thank you.  woo me with science   Oct-17-11 09:24 AM   #36 
  - So, fix the fucking system...  TreasonousBastard   Oct-16-11 03:52 PM   #13 
  - And ask yourself - why is so much of our legislation impossible to figure out?  truedelphi   Oct-17-11 05:28 PM   #39 
  - his is their new strategy, to claim that We are people and Wall Street is also people  workinclasszero   Oct-16-11 03:53 PM   #14 
  - Boy do I hear you.  truedelphi   Oct-16-11 03:56 PM   #16 
  - Bingo! /nt  workinclasszero   Oct-16-11 07:48 PM   #32 
  - People Can Be Arrested for Reckless Endangerment  NashVegas   Oct-16-11 06:41 PM   #28 
  - Pffttt...  Blue_In_AK   Oct-16-11 03:54 PM   #15 
  - There again  Hutzpa   Oct-16-11 04:12 PM   #20 
  - That's not how I interprete that quote ...  99th_Monkey   Oct-16-11 04:13 PM   #21 
  - No, as the Granddaughter of a Wall Streeter I cannot sympathize  HockeyMom   Oct-16-11 04:14 PM   #22 
  - You're half right  meow2u3   Oct-16-11 06:44 PM   #30 
  - Wellsaid! Talking about commitment takes the effing cake. Where the hell is  snagglepuss   Oct-16-11 05:12 PM   #23 
  - K&R n/t  OneGrassRoot   Oct-16-11 05:17 PM   #24 
  - Hey woo me with science -  truedelphi   Oct-16-11 05:35 PM   #25 
  - He's destined to be on the wrong side of history.  RagAss   Oct-16-11 06:30 PM   #27 
  - Not necessarily.  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-16-11 06:44 PM   #29 
  - Very important point to remember  aikanae   Oct-16-11 10:28 PM   #35 
  - Obama is a tool of that system  Maven   Oct-17-11 02:57 PM   #37 
  - If someone empathizes with the oppressors instead of the oppressed,  JoeyT   Oct-17-11 03:33 PM   #38 
 

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