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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:28 PM
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The Professional Left---Let's name names.
These are people committed to social justice. I'll start. I name Father Roy Bourgeois and the Movement to Close the School of the Americas. Please add your favorites.

www.soaw.org
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Hello_Kitty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:29 PM
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1. Gay soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines wanting DODT to be overturned. eom
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:30 PM
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2. Dolores Huerta
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dflprincess Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:31 PM
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3. Physicans for a National Health Plan
Edited on Wed Aug-11-10 10:32 PM by dflprincess
all nurses unions, but especially the one in California (I bet the administration really hates those professionals)

and Code Pink
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:45 PM
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17. Honorable Mention to Colonel Ann Wright
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Tempest Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:32 PM
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4. Would Nobel Peace prize winner Paul Krugman qualify? n/t
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Tansy_Gold Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:50 PM
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23. Krugman never won the Nobel Peace Prize
And he's hardly a progressive.



TG, NTY
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madmax Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:11 PM
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31. I think he did.
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Dr.Phool Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:44 PM
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51. Nobel Prize in Economics.
The Peace Prize is different.
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madmax Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 10:11 AM
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68. Damn details
Thank you for enlightening me. Glad I embarrased myself here, amonst friends. :)
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Tempest Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 11:17 AM
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71. Not the Peace prize, but still a Nobel

And he's as progressive as any others I know.
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RKP5637 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:13 PM
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34. The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2008 to Paul Krugman
Princeton University, NJ, USA
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Jim Lane Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 10:08 PM
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92. I'm sure Krugman would support the inclusion of his fellow Nobelist, Joseph Stiglitz
From Joseph Stiglitz's bio on Wikipedia:
Stiglitz said that whoever designed the Obama administration's bank rescue plan is "either in the pocket of the banks or theyre incompetent."
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:34 PM
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5. The hardworking volunteers at CaliforniaOneCare
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roguevalley Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 01:01 AM
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61. are those the nurses? they rule. Also Greenpeace and Code Pink
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WorseBeforeBetter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:35 PM
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6. Anyone who works for The Nation. (n/t)
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rateyes Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:35 PM
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7. The teachers who are now under Obama's school bus!
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kenny blankenship Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:35 PM
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8. That awful Glenn Greenwald! Will he never stop?
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:37 PM
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9. Amy Goodman
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mattvermont Donating Member (428 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:39 PM
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11. yes! nt.
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kenny blankenship Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:38 PM
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10. Anthony Romero and the ACLU
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:40 PM
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12. Morris Dees and The Southern Poverty Law Center
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laughingliberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:40 PM
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13. California Nurse's Association. nt
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fogonthelake Donating Member (198 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:41 PM
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15. plus plus....
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fogonthelake Donating Member (198 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:41 PM
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14. HealthJustice
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depakid Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:41 PM
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16. Paul Krugman
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Booster Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:45 PM
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18. Rachel, of course.
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:46 PM
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19. Drafting Congressman Dennis Kucinich
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Blue_In_AK Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:48 PM
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20. Shannyn Moore, Jeanne Devon, Linda Kellen-Biegel (The Mudflats)
Edited on Wed Aug-11-10 10:51 PM by Blue_In_AK
I don't know if they're making much money, but they're definitely left. :)
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Whisp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:48 PM
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21. ok, here are a couple. You have missed the message and point.
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Sebastian Doyle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:52 PM
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24. Bad example
Since neither of the people in that picture are "left" by any reasonable definition.

One right wing DLC'er and one right wing neocon Bush Crime Family sycophant.
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Whisp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:56 PM
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26. carville calls himself a democrat, and many others do as well.
maybe you and I know better but he keeps that tag because it serves him and his republiarse wife.
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janx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:37 PM
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50. Yep.
$$$$$$$$$$
media
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Sebastian Doyle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:50 PM
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55. You really think Gibbs was talking about Carville?
They're on the same team. Both are DLC'ers with absolute contempt and hatred for REAL Democrats.
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fogonthelake Donating Member (198 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:52 PM
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25. Most of us get the point but you missed it.
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Whisp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:58 PM
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27. you want us to believe Gibbs meant people that work hard and honestly for left ideas.
that isn't who he meant and you damn well know it, but it serves your purpose of misinformation.
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fogonthelake Donating Member (198 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:01 PM
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29. YOU are the one posting pics of Carville and his wife who are certainly
nothing close to the Left. So, you are propagating misinformation.
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Whisp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:08 PM
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30. carville calls himself a democrat. he's a pundit that gets paid
for his so called whatever he gets paid for, just sputtering and spitting mostly, can't figure out what the asshole is talking about most of the time.

but you don't hear his professionally right shit mouthed wife dissing the Chimperor or the RW. But the two of them have a good time tearing Obama apart together and chewing on him with glee. He takes his wifes rightwing talking points and runs with it if it gets him some cheap ass camera on tv.



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Dragonfli Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:34 PM
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48. He is a professional CENTRIST that helped Clinton push "New Dem" fertilizer last go around
He is not a left Democrat and never has claimed to be.
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janx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:52 PM
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56. Yes, it's an act and always has been.
It's infotainment. It sells advertisements.
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:00 PM
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28. I'm going with Phoebe's definition of professional left---
people who have made social justice their life's work.
http://www.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.ph...
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knitter4democracy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:12 PM
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32. Those darn community activists and organizers, right?
I can't stand this crap. We're the base, for crying out loud!
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Whisp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:22 PM
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39. and Gibbs was not talking about them.
he was talking about the blow anything out of their ass pundits
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eridani Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 05:41 PM
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89. He most certainly was. Who do you think is the audience of those pundits? n/t
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Sebastian Doyle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 10:49 PM
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22. Thom Hartmann proudly embraced the label this morning.
as he was commenting on the absurdity of Gibbs' statement.
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spiritual_gunfighter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 11:32 AM
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72. Yep definitely Thom Hartmann
I say he was talking about Rachel Maddow, who has been silent on this so far.
Also Cenk Uygur.
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Sebastian Doyle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 11:52 AM
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74. And Mike Malloy
I'm sure he would proudly call himself part of the "Professional Left"
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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:12 PM
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33. Zhinn, (RIP)
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janx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 12:07 AM
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58. Zinn, not Zhinn. He was a Marxist. n/t
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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 12:20 AM
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60. And... he worked for the people
or are you using the term marxist as a slurr.

There is more, what TYPE of marxist? I am sure you are well informed enough to tell us.
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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 02:15 PM
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81. Not really. He said he liked the anarchists but didn't take the label.
Edited on Thu Aug-12-10 02:15 PM by EFerrari
Marxist was the label the FBI gave him.
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Scurrilous Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:14 PM
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35. Let's list all the good and decent people in the world...
...and then pretend Gibbs was referring to them.

What fun!!
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:21 PM
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38. Let's place bets on how many of them want a health care
system like Canada's.
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Scurrilous Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:34 PM
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47. Let's misrepresent what Gibbs said...
...and play victim for days on end.
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:46 PM
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53. No victim here. I nominate myself---
school teacher, community volunteer, chair of my party's County Council. Love socialized health care and want war to stop.
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janx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 12:12 AM
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59. Me too! I nominate myself too! n/t
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UpInArms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:16 PM
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36. Kathy Kelly
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:18 PM
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37. and all the others that went to Baghdad to suffer the
Edited on Wed Aug-11-10 11:20 PM by roody
attack with the Iraqi people
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flamingdem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:22 PM
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40. THE DIFFERENCE IS THAT THESE PEOPLE ARE BRILLIANT AND DON'T PISS ON OBAMA nt
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Name removed Donating Member (0 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:26 PM
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41. Deleted message
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:29 PM
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43. It's time for bed.
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janx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:30 PM
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44. Obviously. n/t
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Whisp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:32 PM
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46. me too
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:28 PM
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42. The wonderful staff of CREW---Citizens
for Ethics and Responsibility in Washington---They have an opening posted.

http://www.citizensforethics.org/
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rucky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:31 PM
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45. This list is getting long. I better hide my drugs.
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:35 PM
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49. Our own Fly by night---a marijuana hero.
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janx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:45 PM
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52. Committed to social justice, or committed to making money? n/t
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:48 PM
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54. social justice---
Edited on Wed Aug-11-10 11:49 PM by roody
May I include those who work or volunteer at homeless shelters?
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phasma ex machina Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 11:57 PM
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57. Thank you for the propz. nt
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Whisp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 02:18 PM
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83. I don't think Gibbs was talking about volunteers at homeless shelters...
Edited on Thu Aug-12-10 02:18 PM by Whisp
but some will insist he did.

what the hell, fill in the blank with whatever you like and it will fly like a glorious falcon here. ;)
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Snazzy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 03:13 AM
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62. Whistleblowers.
Ellsberg. Now Manning.

Hell throw in a Wilson and Plame while ya at it, but there are more many more.
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Laelth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 07:47 AM
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63. Michael Moore (according to Kieth Olbermann). n/t
-Laelth
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Hubert Flottz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 07:55 AM
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64. Kenneth William Hechler
About Mr. Hechler

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ken_Hechler

Ken Hechler arrested for being a good citizen...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CsruitvQ6j8

Ken cares about West Virginia and so do I.
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 11:43 AM
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73. Wow! Love his age!
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Hubert Flottz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 12:07 PM
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77. His mind is still razor sharp too.
I've talked with him face to face and he's a great down to Earth person. Walked through West Virginia with Granny D when she came here. He hates what the "Friends Of Coal" are doing to our mountains and streams. The man is a patriot.
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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 07:57 AM
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65. I think they're mad at folks like Krugman -
who are actually widely-read and not always positive about the administration. But I dunno - it may have been a more broad sweep to try to appeal to moderates.
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John Agar Donating Member (212 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 09:11 AM
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66. Martin Luther King (RIP) Dorothy Day (RIP)
Edited on Thu Aug-12-10 09:11 AM by John Agar
Robert F Kennedy (RIP)

Malcolm X (RIP)

David Dellinger (RIP)

Benjamin Spock (RIP)

Need I go on?

All of our heroes.
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roody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 09:54 AM
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67. Peter Phillips, Andrew Roth, and Project Censored
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rusty fender Donating Member (442 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 10:20 AM
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69. Jimmy and Roslyn Carter
:applause:
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TheKentuckian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 10:34 AM
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70. Harry Truman is bringing the dope to the morning meeting
Crazy universal health care commie
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Sebastian Doyle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 11:54 AM
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76. Don't forget that whole "desegregating the military" thing
Fucking hippie. :hippie:
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TheKentuckian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 02:14 PM
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80. That wasn't "pragmatic" at all, the rank and file did not approve
and the public support was simply was not there. Not "sensible" at all.

He must have wanted Hoover to return!
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LWolf Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 11:53 AM
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75. Granny D. (RIP) nt
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bigtree Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 12:22 PM
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78. yeah, and Gibbs insulted Mother Teresa and Jesus
Edited on Thu Aug-12-10 12:23 PM by bigtree
. . . what bullshit. This is the sort of thing we used to do against republicans, so I guess it's at least consistent to smear our Democratic administration when folks oppose them.
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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 02:17 PM
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82. Actually, this is a response to a smear, not the other way around.
I guess we're just not used to being smeared by Democrats.
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bigtree Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 02:32 PM
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85. I'm talking about how blame for the errant remarks is being spread around
. . . to include instances and statements which are actually unassociated with the press secretary's comments. And I'm also interested to see how many folks are volunteering themselves as the target of the statement.
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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 02:50 PM
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86. Gibbs never corrected the reporters asking about criticism from the left
to narrow the field. Not once.

And since he still has his job and has not apologized and since this forms a pattern of public behavior that includes Obama, Rahm and Gibbs, I don't know what to tell you about the "spreading around". It's reasonable, given the statements all three have made, to assume the White House at least is in agreement with them. Not pleasant but reasonable.
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bigtree Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 03:09 PM
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87. maybe not 'reasonable', but predictable
The actual subject of his comments was the notion that the administration was no different than Bush's. That's been a bit exaggerated to include issues and initiatives that Gibbs may well view and address more favorably than the Obama=Bush meme.
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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 03:38 PM
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88. Very reasonable and especially in the context of Gibbs standing by
his comments, which he has repeatedly. And in the larger context of the president telling Fox he beat back all kinds of proposals from the left and of course, Emmanuel's repeated hit on the left. Unless you think all three of these people just accidentally made these public statements, it is reasonable to take them together as representing the White House position. The Obama=Bush meme itself is a reduction that Gibbs made as a way to dismiss legitimate criticism.

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bigtree Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 07:08 PM
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91. I see his remark more as a reflection of WH frustration
Edited on Thu Aug-12-10 07:09 PM by bigtree
. . . they've put themselves to the right of center on so many prominent issues that they've got no one but themselves to blame if they've lost some support from the 'left'. But this WH has also taken the 'right' to task when they've threatened the 'compromise' legislation this administration has pursued.

It's understandable that this slap at the left is getting the spotlight right now, however, this same week, the WH launched election-season attacks focusing on the republicans who supported the last administrations failures and the ones who are intent on stalling the progress this President has made in reversing their party's damage. We need to get back to talking about those things.
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asdjrocky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 12:24 PM
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79. Professor Howard Zinn
Truth Teller.
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earth mom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 02:29 PM
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84. Michael Moore, Al Gore, Robert F Kennedy Jr., Kucinich, Jane Hamsher, Cindy Sheehan
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Thom Hartman, Mike Malloy-all come to mind first, but there are more, so many more.
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Odin2005 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 06:14 PM
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90. Noam Chomsky. MLK Jr. Paul Wellstone. Albert Einstein
Edited on Thu Aug-12-10 06:16 PM by Odin2005
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JohnyCanuck Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-12-10 10:25 PM
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93. Pete Seeger for sure
Pete Seeger is one of the world's quintessential activists, having played such an important role in singing the songs and engaging in the struggles of the civil rights, free speech, human rights, anti-Vietnam War, environmental, peace, anti-nuclear, and social justice movements. He spans musical eras, from those who inspired him, Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly, to those he inspired, Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Martin Luther King, Jr., Bruce Springsteen, Dave Mathews, and Ani DiFranco.

Seeger has had an epic life, full of amazing contributions to our culture and politics. In person, he conveys a comfortable, homespun way about himself that puts you at ease. He is a modest soul, and in conversation is slow to credit himself on his lifework's impact, but it can be safely said that in the 20th century there is no other individual who has so successfully combined folk music and progressive politics.

In the late 1960s, Seeger shifted away from typical American folk music, embracing African music, Latin-American folk songs and other forms of world music. At this time Pete became active in the nascent environmental movement, drawing attention to pollution of the Hudson River with the activist group Clearwater, which teaches schoolchildren about water pollution. He and friends built the Clearwater Sloop, a reproduction of a 19th Century cargo sloop, and sailed it up and down the river, spreading the word about pollution and raising public support to clean up the river. Because of these and other's efforts, the Hudson is now open for swimming in many places.

One thing that's endeared him to audiences all over the world is that he always gets people to join in. It's almost a religion with him. "The world will be saved when people realize we all have to pitch in. You can't just pay your money and hope that someone else will do the job right." He continued performing into the 1970s, '80s, and '90s, most often at charity shows and benefits.

http://www.realitysandwich.com/conversation_pete_seeger

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