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CJCRANE Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-18-11 01:43 PM
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26. I don't see any DUers
"calling people conspirators, trolls and corporate stooges for asking questions and ... for supporting OWS".

You're doing the same thing as the OP. Instead of discussing the issue - the aims and tactics of OWS - you're making it about DUers and throwing around claims that I see no evidence for.

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  -If one supports the idea of OWS, but not the method, is that person no longer a liberal/progressive? apples and oranges  Nov-18-11 12:59 PM   #0 
  - Of course not---we have minds of our own.  virgogal   Nov-18-11 01:02 PM   #1 
  - of course not  SixthSense   Nov-18-11 01:03 PM   #2 
  - Why do you ask?  tblue   Nov-18-11 01:04 PM   #3 
  - Because a lot of us are saying the movement needs to have clear goals  apples and oranges   Nov-18-11 01:08 PM   #8 
     - No one is shouting you down. Some agree, some disagree.  CJCRANE   Nov-18-11 01:10 PM   #10 
     - I agree with what you say.  randome   Nov-18-11 01:32 PM   #22 
        - I don't see any DUers  CJCRANE   Nov-18-11 01:43 PM   #26 
           - All day yesterday and the day before.  randome   Nov-18-11 01:48 PM   #31 
              - Fair enough.  CJCRANE   Nov-18-11 01:54 PM   #34 
     - You can say it does and other can say they think you are wrong.  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 01:21 PM   #16 
     - I would suggest starting your own movement if you feel that your ideas  Zorra   Nov-18-11 01:27 PM   #18 
     - Becoming more political would mean that OWS would no longer be OWS.  Luminous Animal   Nov-18-11 01:37 PM   #23 
     - OWS is already doing what it is intended to do  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 01:47 PM   #30 
     - I will make the same suggestion I have made to others  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-18-11 02:01 PM   #38 
        - If discussing things on DU doesn't do any good...  randome   Nov-18-11 02:22 PM   #41 
           - You want to influence a movement  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-18-11 02:25 PM   #43 
              - I come to DU to talk.  randome   Nov-18-11 02:27 PM   #46 
                 - And I am trying to tell you that  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-18-11 03:50 PM   #48 
  - Absolutely not  arcane1   Nov-18-11 01:06 PM   #4 
  - If someone doesn't give a crap about overused media labels, should one take a physic?  valerief   Nov-18-11 01:06 PM   #5 
  - Not this meme again. It's pointless and divisive.  CJCRANE   Nov-18-11 01:07 PM   #6 
  - It's the meme of the week and I've grown very tired of it. nt  TBF   Nov-18-11 01:45 PM   #28 
  - Need you even ask?  frazzled   Nov-18-11 01:07 PM   #7 
  - time wasting question  grasswire   Nov-18-11 01:09 PM   #9 
  - I frickin' HATE Litmus Tests...  BiggJawn   Nov-18-11 01:14 PM   #11 
  - Sure they can  Aerows   Nov-18-11 01:16 PM   #12 
  - Everyone is entitled to their own opinions  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 01:18 PM   #13 
  - Liberals by definition exist within the legal power structure.  Deep13   Nov-18-11 01:20 PM   #14 
  - Where to begin?  LWolf   Nov-18-11 01:21 PM   #15 
  - Not everyone agreed with protests and marches in the past either.  mmonk   Nov-18-11 01:22 PM   #17 
  - the OP chooses NOT to "please explain why or why not?" lol nt  msongs   Nov-18-11 01:28 PM   #19 
  - What "method" is it of which you speak? What exactly is your complaint?  Vincardog   Nov-18-11 01:29 PM   #20 
  - I think he is talking about those who support Occupy Wall Street but dont support actually Occupying  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 01:46 PM   #29 
     - WTF has that got to do with their bonafides as Liberals?  Vincardog   Nov-18-11 01:50 PM   #32 
        - Because a lot of posts are saying that the criticisms come  apples and oranges   Nov-18-11 02:25 PM   #44 
        - IF "it's not possible to support Obama and OWS" I think BO's Liberal credentials need to be checked  Vincardog   Nov-18-11 03:03 PM   #47 
        - Umm it doesn't  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 10:51 PM   #49 
  - No not at all, you just prefer the traditional impotent methods.  Huey P. Long   Nov-18-11 01:29 PM   #21 
  - LOL  mmonk   Nov-18-11 01:38 PM   #24 
  - Why not?  HappyMe   Nov-18-11 01:41 PM   #25 
  - If you support the Idea of OWS then you support the tactic of Occupying  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 01:44 PM   #27 
  - You sound like the voice of authority on OWS, then.  randome   Nov-18-11 01:53 PM   #33 
     - Another non-'it getter'. Even if you are against OWS, it is likely  Huey P. Long   Nov-18-11 02:01 PM   #37 
     - I am not an authority on anything. I was simply speaking logic  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 10:55 PM   #50 
  - If you have some ideas you want to express about OWS regarding  sabrina 1   Nov-18-11 01:56 PM   #35 
  - I have no problem with OWS at all.  randome   Nov-18-11 02:16 PM   #40 
     - That's exactly what I'm talking about. Thanks!  apples and oranges   Nov-18-11 02:27 PM   #45 
  - Sounds like you have an issue with the way that the general assembly concesus dictates the methods  Earth_First   Nov-18-11 01:57 PM   #36 
  - Labels schmabels. nt  Modern_Matthew   Nov-18-11 02:05 PM   #39 
  - Kinda like being a union member that doesn't support strikes.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-18-11 02:24 PM   #42 
     - That was the point I was trying to make  Marrah_G   Nov-18-11 10:56 PM   #51 
 

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