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Hometown: Pacific Northwest
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Guns, legal weapons of terror used by terrorists to terrorize the peaceful

citizens of this country.

They need to be banned and destroyed.
Posted by PowerToThePeople | Wed Jul 16, 2014, 01:01 AM (2 replies)

I would not say has been

Looking at IMDb, she has had a very long career. She is of the age to retire if she wishes.

Shoot the message, not the messenger. She may be a winger, but that is no reason to mock her acting. What have you accomplished in your little life?
Posted by PowerToThePeople | Thu Jul 10, 2014, 11:06 AM (1 replies)

Extra-judicial drone killings, War&MIC, Banks, Big Oil, Off-shoring, and spying on US citizens. n/t

Posted by PowerToThePeople | Thu Jul 10, 2014, 07:50 AM (5 replies)

I am the uncounted

Unemployed for going on 2 1/2 years, exhausted all standard unemployment, extended benefits ended in Dec 2013. I have exhausted all of my personal savings and live day to day, month to month, not knowing if I can scrape out enough to keep the water/power on and the rent paid. No real job prospects; lots of resumes, job applications, smiling faces, and closing doors. I do not show up in any labor statistics and do not count toward the stated unemployment rate, though I do not work or have any prospects of work. There are 10s of millions of others just like me.

I am the uncounted.
Posted by PowerToThePeople | Tue Jul 8, 2014, 05:22 PM (18 replies)

Hi

FYI, I was juror #4....

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William Pitt Is a Class Act
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I like Will but this post is disruptive and otherwise inappropriate. We don't need GD's drama in the Lounge.

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Posted by PowerToThePeople | Thu Apr 3, 2014, 12:09 AM (2 replies)

Should America work towards becoming a gun-free Country?

Should we be passing legislation to remove items that serve no purpose but causation of death from our great Nation?
Posted by PowerToThePeople | Fri Mar 14, 2014, 12:11 PM (353 replies)

I know, right?

Just the other day someone came and attacked me, even though I had not ever said anything to or about them. They basically claimed that everything that I said, everything that I believe strongly in, was not worth shit - just because I did not stand in an occupy encampment a couple of winters ago. This particular attacker, knows nothing of the place I live, whether or not we even had a occupy movement of any regards here or any personal happenings in my life at the time. All that mattered to this "holier than thou" persona, was I did not occupy, they did. I needed to shut up and kiss their feet.
Posted by PowerToThePeople | Sun Mar 2, 2014, 11:53 PM (2 replies)

GOP infiltrators

Here is the enemy.

http://www.thirdway.org/staff

Jonathan Cowan


Matt Bennett


Nancy Hale


Jim Kessler
\

Gabe Horwitz


Lauren Oppenheimer


David Kendall


David Hollingsworth


David Brown


John Vahey


Alicia Mazzara


Elizabeth Quill


Jeff Okun-Kozlowicki


Kimberly Pucher
Posted by PowerToThePeople | Sun Feb 9, 2014, 10:46 AM (2 replies)

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton: No regret on Iraq vote

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton said she is not sorry she voted for a resolution authorizing President Bush to take military action in Iraq despite the recent problems there but she does regret "the way the president used the authority."

http://www.cnn.com/2004/ALLPOLITICS/04/21/iraq.hillary/


Hillary Clinton Defends 2002 Iraq War Vote On Meet The Press



Moderator Tim Russert pointed out that the title of the resolution was the "Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002." Clinton responded saying, "We can have this Jesuitical argument about what exactly was meant. But when Chuck Hagel, who helped to draft the resolution said, 'It was not a vote for war,' What I was told directly by the White House in response to my question, 'If you are given this authority, will you put the inspectors in and permit them to finish their job,' I was told that's exactly what we intended to do. "



http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/01/13/hillary-clinton-defends-2_n_81261.html





Hillary Clinton backs using drones in Pakistan

ISTANBUL: United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday implicitly defended Washington’s use of drone strikes to kill suspected militants, days after an aircraft reportedly killed al-Qaeda’s Libyan-born Abu Yahya al-Libbi in Pakistan.

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-13-15210-Hillary-Clinton-backs-using-drones-in-Pakistan



Hillary Clinton's Business Legacy at the State Department (leading part in drafting TPP)


She’s pressed the case for U.S. business in Cambodia, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, and other countries in China’s shadow. She’s also taken a leading part in drafting the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the free-trade pact that would give U.S. companies a leg up on their Chinese competitors.

http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1016&pid=67554






Posted by PowerToThePeople | Fri Jan 31, 2014, 11:11 AM (9 replies)

New York was made to be frack free....

Posted by PowerToThePeople | Thu Jan 30, 2014, 03:53 PM (3 replies)
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