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coalition_unwilling Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-09-11 09:30 AM
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17. Technicality, but I believe the brand "War on Drugs" began under
Reagan, but the metaphoric war on drugs had been going on since well before Nixon.
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  -20 Ways the Obama Administration Has Intruded on Your Rights Octafish  Dec-09-11 07:40 AM   #0 
  - Why ask why? Just be quiet and vote like you're told.  Nuclear Unicorn   Dec-09-11 07:58 AM   #1 
  - When you put it like that, heck yeah! Touchdown!  Octafish   Dec-09-11 08:05 AM   #3 
  - K & R  Le Taz Hot   Dec-09-11 08:02 AM   #2 
  - Pass some over here..  Javaman   Dec-09-11 08:07 AM   #4 
  - Thanks, Le Taz Hot!  Octafish   Dec-09-11 08:11 AM   #6 
  - Technicality, but I believe the brand "War on Drugs" began under  coalition_unwilling   Dec-09-11 09:30 AM   #17 
  - Actually, the offical War on Drugs WAS  Le Taz Hot   Dec-09-11 09:44 AM   #25 
     - Thank you for that. I hereby stand corrected about when  coalition_unwilling   Dec-09-11 10:47 AM   #36 
  - what is appalling is that many who voted for this admin are totally unaware of the sleek sneek being  Donnachaidh   Dec-09-11 11:07 AM   #44 
     - thank you  unionworks   Dec-09-11 11:32 AM   #46 
  - dinnae eat it a'  MichaelMcGuire   Dec-09-11 04:55 PM   #59 
  - unrecced  unionworks   Dec-09-11 08:10 AM   #5 
  - Good for you.  Octafish   Dec-09-11 08:11 AM   #7 
  - Two of the biggest unions have already strongly endorsed him  frazzled   Dec-09-11 09:20 AM   #12 
     - Thanks for the heads-up. From what I see, the teachers aren't all that hot right now to endorse.  Octafish   Dec-09-11 10:09 AM   #31 
     - Only if you ignore NEA.  Robb   Dec-09-11 11:06 AM   #43 
     - The Firemen's Union has stated they will not be donating  sabrina 1   Dec-09-11 05:00 PM   #60 
  - I'll unrec your unrec with a rec - n/t  coalition_unwilling   Dec-09-11 09:31 AM   #18 
  - I'll see your unrecc  unionworks   Dec-09-11 11:44 AM   #49 
  - rec, unrec...  sibelian   Dec-09-11 09:42 AM   #24 
  - Fair enough...  unionworks   Dec-09-11 10:14 AM   #33 
  - Why?  ThomCat   Dec-09-11 10:59 AM   #38 
  - see post 33  unionworks   Dec-09-11 11:42 AM   #48 
  - I'll unrec your unrec. Thanks Octafish for those of us w/o blinders on.  mod mom   Dec-09-11 11:03 AM   #41 
  - Rec'd  truebrit71   Dec-09-11 02:12 PM   #56 
  - The sad truth is that if the GOP takes power there will be no rights to be intruded upon.  elocs   Dec-09-11 08:18 AM   #8 
  - I agree with you on all that. What I don't want is a Democrat who acts like a puke on Civil Rights.  Octafish   Dec-09-11 08:23 AM   #9 
  - The corporate special interests that own both parties count on this response.  woo me with science   Dec-09-11 09:23 AM   #13 
  - There are only 2 options: Obama or the GOP candidate.  elocs   Dec-09-11 08:40 PM   #65 
     - Two choices.  woo me with science   Dec-09-11 09:07 PM   #67 
  - At this point, I don't think it makes much difference, other than a few  coalition_unwilling   Dec-09-11 09:34 AM   #21 
  - Th e sad truth is that unless we elect a real democrat  ThomCat   Dec-09-11 11:02 AM   #40 
  - Since when does a president run state and city police departments?  frazzled   Dec-09-11 09:18 AM   #10 
  - Did you read the article? Did you scan the article?  Octafish   Dec-09-11 10:01 AM   #28 
  - Damned straight I did  frazzled   Dec-09-11 10:08 AM   #30 
     - Thanks for your thoughts. I'll try to figure out what got left out.  Octafish   Dec-09-11 10:17 AM   #35 
        - I appreciate your posts -eom  Huey P. Long   Dec-09-11 01:17 PM   #51 
  - Well, the UN Human Rights Rappateur doesn't run our police  sabrina 1   Dec-09-11 05:05 PM   #61 
  - no power -- but they give them all the military toys they want  Donnachaidh   Dec-09-11 07:57 PM   #64 
  - We are on our own. Things will be getting worse. OWS is our only hope.-eom  Huey P. Long   Dec-09-11 09:20 AM   #11 
  - resisting the wrongs no matter who perpetrates them is important  Generic Other   Dec-09-11 09:24 AM   #14 
  - K&R And time to repost the ACLU's report on Obama and core liberties:  woo me with science   Dec-09-11 09:26 AM   #15 
  - Unrec for dupe...  SidDithers   Dec-09-11 09:29 AM   #16 
  - So, I can only start threads that meet with your approval?  Octafish   Dec-09-11 09:54 AM   #26 
  - You don't need my approval to post anything...  SidDithers   Dec-09-11 10:00 AM   #27 
     - No. So why point it out?  Octafish   Dec-09-11 10:03 AM   #29 
  - Heck Sid - I'll rec.  emilyg   Dec-09-11 10:17 AM   #34 
  - are you sure  G_j   Dec-09-11 11:02 AM   #39 
  - you unrecc'd the original too..  frylock   Dec-09-11 01:33 PM   #53 
     - Yup...  SidDithers   Dec-09-11 01:54 PM   #55 
  - Eternal Vigilance is the Price of Liberty  Ichingcarpenter   Dec-09-11 09:32 AM   #19 
  - rec'd to counter the unrec'd  RC   Dec-09-11 09:33 AM   #20 
  - K&R  KoKo   Dec-09-11 09:36 AM   #22 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Dec-09-11 09:42 AM   #23 
  - K&R nt  hifiguy   Dec-09-11 10:09 AM   #32 
  - BTW  unionworks   Dec-09-11 10:54 AM   #37 
  - My Friend, I am doing what I can to help the current Administration change.  Octafish   Dec-09-11 11:05 AM   #42 
     - then consider my unrecc  unionworks   Dec-09-11 11:25 AM   #45 
  - Rec.... thank you for the Heads-up!  fascisthunter   Dec-09-11 11:40 AM   #47 
  - K&R (nt)  T S Justly   Dec-09-11 11:51 AM   #50 
  - Completely moronic piece  ProSense   Dec-09-11 01:23 PM   #52 
  - Thanks for posting this. Here in Wisconsin our RIGHTS were "curtailed" by a "budget reform" K&R  bobthedrummer   Dec-09-11 01:50 PM   #54 
  - I'm comfortable with any of the 20 that are not pure de right-wing inspired  indepat   Dec-09-11 03:34 PM   #57 
  - K&R  Vinnie From Indy   Dec-09-11 04:32 PM   #58 
  - K&R  Karmadillo   Dec-09-11 05:52 PM   #62 
  - K&R, because it's sad but true. Thanks, Octafish.  Ignis   Dec-09-11 06:56 PM   #63 
  - may I suggest posting this in DU3? Let's see if there is any substance to some peoples' concerns?  Douglas Carpenter   Dec-09-11 08:46 PM   #66 
  - K&R And time to repost the ACLU report on Obama and core liberties:  woo me with science   Dec-09-11 09:09 PM   #68 
  - Why is certainly a good place to start.  lonestarnot   Dec-09-11 09:29 PM   #69 
  - Turning Japanese.  OnyxCollie   Dec-09-11 10:31 PM   #70 
 

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