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jpgray Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-20-11 10:00 PM
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11. Are you comfortable that there is a consistent standard, or are there lapses?
Where do the lapses originate? What compels them?
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  -What is the Libya debate really about? jpgray  Mar-20-11 09:50 PM   #0 
  - I think the international community should support the rebels.  Paradoxical   Mar-20-11 09:52 PM   #1 
  - Why is that exactly?  inademv   Mar-20-11 09:57 PM   #6 
  - WHAT! You warmonger!  provis99   Mar-20-11 09:59 PM   #9 
  - That might be easier to do if we knew 'the rebels' were a coherent  RaleighNCDUer   Mar-20-11 10:08 PM   #20 
     - Actually the rebellion is fairly well coordinated.  Paradoxical   Mar-20-11 10:11 PM   #21 
        - The council  Abq_Sarah   Mar-20-11 10:45 PM   #30 
  - Isn't it obvious?  Boojatta   Mar-20-11 09:52 PM   #2 
  - You ought to know?  BeFree   Mar-20-11 09:59 PM   #8 
  - I'm content to let the international community handle this, without our active support  WatsonT   Mar-20-11 09:55 PM   #3 
  - I'm pretty certain that everyone is broke.  Paradoxical   Mar-20-11 09:56 PM   #4 
  - For what it's worth  WatsonT   Mar-20-11 09:58 PM   #7 
     - We are obligated to follow UN security council resolutions.  Paradoxical   Mar-20-11 10:03 PM   #14 
        - No we are not obligated to  WatsonT   Mar-21-11 09:30 AM   #37 
  - We're not broke. We just choose to have very low tax rates for high income individuals.  Telly Savalas   Mar-20-11 10:14 PM   #23 
  - +1 . Why do we sell arms to Others , Then become Policemen  bahrbearian   Mar-20-11 11:59 PM   #35 
  - There's a choice to be made....  Davis_X_Machina   Mar-20-11 09:57 PM   #5 
  - Are you comfortable that there is a consistent standard, or are there lapses?  jpgray   Mar-20-11 10:00 PM   #11 
     - There'll never be a consistent standard.  Davis_X_Machina   Mar-20-11 10:07 PM   #19 
  - I think people who support the rebels should go to Libya themselves and do the fighting.  JVS   Mar-20-11 09:59 PM   #10 
  - Not political desires. Humanitarian desires.  Paradoxical   Mar-20-11 10:04 PM   #16 
     - Ok fine, if they want to call going over there and shooting people their humanitarian desires.  JVS   Mar-20-11 10:05 PM   #17 
        - An international force attacked strategic military targets.  Paradoxical   Mar-20-11 10:06 PM   #18 
  - What is it about?  BeFree   Mar-20-11 10:00 PM   #12 
  - Here is what this debate is about  Ramulux   Mar-20-11 10:01 PM   #13 
  - Nice work, Ramulux  BeFree   Mar-20-11 10:12 PM   #22 
  - Thanks man  Ramulux   Mar-20-11 10:22 PM   #24 
     - Yeah, me too  BeFree   Mar-20-11 10:32 PM   #26 
     - I am against the war that Gaddafi is waging on the Libyan people.  Tx4obama   Mar-20-11 10:50 PM   #31 
  - I love the points you have made.  Gregorian   Mar-20-11 10:41 PM   #27 
  - This should provide reservations for everyone  jpgray   Mar-20-11 11:21 PM   #34 
  - I really appreciate your thoughts. My nature is to be anti-war, but knowing  myrna minx   Mar-21-11 09:42 AM   #38 
  - I have to weigh in too....  joe_sixpack   Mar-21-11 09:49 AM   #39 
  - There is no "Libya debate" We are working with much of the rest of the world to...  TreasonousBastard   Mar-20-11 10:04 PM   #15 
  - much of the rest of the world...accept the BRIC countries and Germany  leftstreet   Mar-20-11 10:27 PM   #25 
  - I think there's a right way, a wrong way, and a no way.  Old and In the Way   Mar-20-11 10:42 PM   #28 
  - I don't know what to think  MedleyMisty   Mar-20-11 10:44 PM   #29 
  - What a very honorable response  PurityOfEssence   Mar-20-11 11:17 PM   #32 
  - Great response, and exactly of the sort I was hoping to see.  jpgray   Mar-20-11 11:19 PM   #33 
  - Who knows what it is really about.  ohheckyeah   Mar-21-11 12:13 AM   #36 

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