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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 12:30 AM

 

I really want a woman elected President in 2020

It's been a hundred years since women got the right to vote in a Presidential election; and it's time to put one in the Oval Office

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Elizabeth Warren

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 12:41 AM

1. I wanted a woman elected president in 2016

 

Sucks to be me.
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Undecided

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Response to PJMcK (Reply #1)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:20 AM

5. This

 

You're not alone in feeling sucky over that, that's for damn sure.
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Response to hangaleft (Reply #2)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 01:53 AM

3. love liz, it is a shame she isnt doing better

 

I just want a democrat elected pres in 2020
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Response to hangaleft (Reply #2)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:46 AM

11. I think she is our strongest candidate. It is unfortunate that she probably does not have a chance.

 

I think we are in a lot of trouble. I think the top two candidates are the weakest. We are shooting ourselves in the foot.
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Response to krissey (Reply #11)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 04:11 AM

12. Approx 1% of electoral votes have been decided

 

And I donít think Iowa and New Hampshire are predictive of anything, because of their demographics and because of the large number of candidates we have this year. Usually itís between two main candidates at this stage.

No, sheís not polling very well at the moment. But things can change quickly. A month ago most believed Biden would be our eventual nominee. And Amy K. Probably hadnít gone over 2%.

Donít be afraid to vote for the candidate you prefer, as opposed to the person you think you SHOULD vote for.

Four years ago at this timethey said Trump couldnít win the nomination. Then, when he did most everyone thought he couldnít become Prez.
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Response to Sucha NastyWoman (Reply #12)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 04:14 AM

13. +1. It would be an opportunity. I think Klobuchar would be the second best.

 

And not because it is two women, but truly because i think Warren and then Klobuchar are the strongest candidates.
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Response to krissey (Reply #13)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 04:18 AM

14. Yeah, and I like Bloomberg

 

As bombthrower.
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Response to Sucha NastyWoman (Reply #14)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 04:21 AM

16. Bloomberg sit 5 on the list, if we need him.

 

I am a little more flexible about that though than I was a week ago.
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Response to krissey (Reply #16)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 07:21 AM

22. I will NOT be voting for

 

ANYONE who has run for another office under a political affiliation other than Democrat or who "straddles" two different parties!

NOT in the Primaries! NO WAY! NO HOW!

If by some horrible (IMO) destiny, someone like that actually wins the magic number of Democratic delegates, I will certainly vote for the person in the GE.

But not anytime before that! I just don't believe that a person like that truly espouses the ideals of the Democratic Party.

I've seen too many declare their support for Bloomberg here, simply because they believe that he has the resources to beat Trump. IMO, they're being stampeded and doing something that doesn't make sense. Not if they are true Democrats!

PLEASE keep in mind that ANY ONE of our candidates who are true Democrats can WIN so long as all Democrats VOTE for that person. That's the truth.

I'm STILL WITH Warren and will stay that way until the primaries are over. I sincerely believe that she is not only the best candidate, but that she CAN beat Trump.
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Response to BlueMTexpat (Reply #22)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:13 PM

45. I feel the same hence 5th on my list and Sanders at 6. Not even a pretend member of our party.

 

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Response to BlueMTexpat (Reply #22)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:42 PM

56. I'm with you BlueMTexpat.

 

IMO I think Warren and Amy are the ONLY two candidates we have that could beat tRump.
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Response to flying_wahini (Reply #56)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:57 PM

60. I agree.

 

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Elizabeth Warren

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Response to hangaleft (Reply #19)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:14 PM

46. They sure are hunting out the dirty on her though, hard and fast.

 

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:13 AM

4. Warren is persisting

 

Warren/Abrams 2020
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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:24 AM

6. I REALLY want a woman president too. But I seriously doubt it will be 2020.

 

Maybe 2024. But right now, I don't think people aren't ready. There's a lot of fear and people go back to what they know: Old, white men.
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Response to Vivienne235729 (Reply #6)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 07:22 AM

23. Ah yes, it's always

 

some election in the future.
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Response to BlueMTexpat (Reply #23)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 01:09 PM

38. I don't know if you've noticed but there's QUITE a change SINCE 2016.

 

Misogyny is so over the top now.....in JUST the 4 years since our dictator was anointed by russia. But you go on believing it doesn't exist..... How well did she do in IA and NH? Unlike Biden, she doesn't have the AA vote going into the southern states and NV. I wonder why? Bc her policies are stellar and she SHOULD be in the lead. But she's not. Not even close.
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Response to Vivienne235729 (Reply #38)

Sun Feb 16, 2020, 05:16 AM

70. Yes, I have noticed.

 

But no, I am NOT giving up before the primaries are over.
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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:25 AM

7. This obviously isn't a wish that can be fulfilled in 2020, but...

 

I'd be willing to wait a pinch longer for AOC to become our first female President. Yes, I know she blurts, has said a few things she shouldn't have said, and has made some rookie mistakes, but her passion and idealism are contagious. She'd make a fine President someday.
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Response to hangaleft (Reply #8)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 04:20 AM

15. I really like your screen name

 

Wish Iíd thought of that.

Except I just said it aloud and realized it could also have a more sinister meaning, so I donít know, you can keep it.
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Response to hangaleft (Reply #20)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:49 PM

68. No, sorry, I don't mean to be rude

 

Thereís enough of that out there already.
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Response to Sucha NastyWoman (Reply #68)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 04:08 PM

69. See?

 

And such a nasty woman, might not tell the whole story. I saw nothing in your complimenting the name either. And I liked your name so thought it was fun. Isn't that ironically funny.
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Response to jcmaine72 (Reply #7)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 04:26 AM

17. Warren is the most prepared candidate for THIS time.

 

I loathe that Joe and Pete camps attacked and belittled Warren disingenuously for 3 months last fall while they laid off Sanders after his heart attack. They assumed Sanders wouldnít recover enough to resume the campaign. Sanders took advantage of that then and by January his camp openly started their own attacks on Warren.

Warren has the best, most comprehensive policy mind in the field. She is the Dem candidate most prepared to fight corruption - her lifeís work has uniquely prepared her to battle the most financially corrupt president in US history.

What she never had was the experience of a primary campaign where you have to go after those cynical jerks from your own party who are attacking you, she has no desire to attack her own side. Yet she becomes an assassin when confronting corruption.

IMO....Beware the Democrat who easily and smoothly attacks other Democrats, but, signals they have little interest in holding Republicans and Trump accountable for his mounting crimes and corruption.


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Response to blm (Reply #17)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:20 PM

48. Biden and his did it with Harris too. Somehow Warren became the demon that caused Harris

 

her fail when it was Biden and supporters going after her for daring to call up segregation issues and her being a tough (good) AG. Biden gets a pass and Warren became Harris supporters enemy. I find that incredibly disingenuous. It really bothers me the unfairness in that. Pitting two women against each other and the man comes out smelling like a rose. So consistent with society. Warren and Harris get along incredibly well. They compliment each other. I had Harris as my first choice. Harris should have stayed in. Biden was forefront because people thought he could win easiest. We are seeing something different now. But I would love to see Warren and Harris hook up. Like Warren and HRC in 2016. It was so much fun seeing the two out there together.
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Response to blm (Reply #17)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:23 PM

51. Then what do I see as I read down the thread? Sanders supporters trying to create problems

 

between two groups of women as the old white man sits back and giggles. Bs. As in bullshit.
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Response to jcmaine72 (Reply #7)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 08:45 AM

27. Oh hell no.

 

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:02 AM

9. We need a woman

 

And it it should of been Hillary. I know our country would of moved forward greatly by Hillary.
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Response to samplegirl (Reply #9)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 07:23 AM

24. I agree ONE HUNDRED PERCENT!! eom

 

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:19 AM

10. A splendid way to celebrate the Nineteenth Amendment!

 

Arc of the moral universe!
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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 06:27 AM

21. I would be happy just to have a Democrat elected in 2020.

 

E. Warren is my very close 2nd choice. Love her.
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Bernie Sanders

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 08:37 AM

25. woman or man....

 

..... I want the person who is most qualified for the office, and has the best chance of beating Trump. Simple logic.
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Response to quickesst (Reply #25)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 08:56 AM

29. I don't necessarily think those two are going to be found in the same person.

 

I don't think the most qualified is the most likely to win.

And sad to say, I will choose the most likely to win.

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Undecided

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Response to Squinch (Reply #29)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 09:48 AM

30. Yes, indeed!

 

I, too, would LOVE to see a woman win.
We ALL know that often the most qualified does not win (see 2016).
Going into the primary voting in my state I am going to vote for the one that seems to have the BEST chance to beat IQ45.

And for the election in November, I'm gonna' vote BLUE, no matter WHO!

(And I'm gonna' work like hell to GET OUT THE VOTE!)

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Response to Squinch (Reply #29)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:12 PM

63. you are right....

 

.... in that I can only apply my logic to the person with the best chance of beating Trump. The ability to lead is an opinion. The logic comes down to one question which everyone should ask themselves. Of all the people vying for the Democratic nomination, which one of them was the trump gang willing to risk impeachment, and prison time in order to derail that person's campaign? If one is honest with themselves, the choice is not only logical, but obvious as well.
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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 08:45 AM

26. I would bet big time that we will get a female VP

 

That will be a big start.
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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 08:54 AM

28. That was a major criterion for me right up till the Democracy and the rule of law

 

started crumbling around us.

Now I only care about who will beat Filthy Donnie.

Someone here told me I was degrading myself by saying that.

Consider me degraded. We have to win. Nothing else matters. Nothing.
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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 09:49 AM

31. 100 year since *white* women got the right to vote.

 

But yeah, I'd like to see a woman president, too.
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Response to PETRUS (Reply #31)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 09:57 AM

34. LOL

 

GTMA
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Response to PETRUS (Reply #31)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 01:11 PM

39. Can you link something

 

The amendment does not refer to race and black men already had the vote.

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Response to treestar (Reply #39)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 01:32 PM

41. A fair question!

 

I'm basing my comment on books I've read. Two that come to mind are "The Fight to Vote," by Michael Waldman and "The Strange Career of Jim Crow," by C Vann Woodward. "Black letter law" is one thing, and the reality on the ground is another.

After seeing your reply, I did a quick search and found this (among other things): https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/02/opinion/sunday/women-voting-19th-amendment-white-supremacy.html
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Response to treestar (Reply #39)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:00 PM

42. SPLC: Challenging the whitewashed history of women's suffrage

 

https://www.splcenter.org/news/2019/06/01/weekend-read-challenging-whitewashed-history-womens-suffrage

But we must not forget that while the 19th Amendment was momentous, the reality was that it did not grant the franchise to all women in the United States. In practice, it ensured the franchise for primarily white, middle and upper class women; women of color largely did not enjoy the right to vote.

How could they? Native Americans were not even granted citizenship until 1924. And, discriminatory Jim Crow laws, coupled with a resurgent and violent Ku Klux Klan, had a firm grip in the Southern states. African-American women in the Deep South could no more exercise their right to vote in 1920 than African-American men after the passage of the 15th Amendment in 1870.

It should also be remembered that the womenís suffrage movement often intentionally excluded and undercut the voices of black and brown people to advance its agenda.

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As the years wore on, the alienation of black and brown female suffragists only intensified. White women eventually realized that relying on racial exclusion would be the only way to get Southern states to ratify the 19th Amendment.

https://www.splcenter.org/news/2019/06/01/weekend-read-challenging-whitewashed-history-womens-suffrage
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Response to Cal Carpenter (Reply #42)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:14 PM

65. Ok but the amendment

 

Itself did not cause it, bit voter suppression. Which continues.
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Response to treestar (Reply #39)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:12 PM

44. Hope this doesn't feel like a pile on, just trying to add more links

 

After the Nineteenth Amendment was ratified in 1920, Black women voted in elections and held political offices. However, many states passed laws that discriminated against African Americans and limited their freedoms. Black women continued to fight for their rights. Educator and political advisor Mary McLeod Bethune formed the National Council of Negro Women in 1935 to pursue civil rights. Tens of thousands of African Americans worked over several decades to secure suffrage, which occurred when the Voting Rights Act passed in 1965. This Act represents more than a century of work by Black women to make voting easier and more equitable.

https://www.nps.gov/articles/black-women-and-the-fight-for-voting-rights.htm

It is a good question and I want people to know about this, because there is so much talk about "Women's Right to Vote", but until the Voting Rights Act of 1965, many, many black people were unable to vote.

And even now, as we know, there is a lot of disenfranchisement built into our election system which disproportionately impacts people of color.
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Response to Cal Carpenter (Reply #44)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:16 PM

67. Men too.

 

I see that. It just seems not the fault of the amendment itself. It officially gave all women the vote. Separate acts of suppression which affected men too caused the problem and still do.
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Response to treestar (Reply #39)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:15 PM

47. One more, lol:

 

This wiki article is pretty good and gives a couple of specific examples and court cases from the mid-20th c.

But, nearly as rapidly as the Supreme Court determined a specific provision was unconstitutional, state legislatures developed new statutes to continue disenfranchisement. For instance, in Smith v. Allwright (1944), the Supreme Court struck down the use of state-sanctioned all-white primaries by the Democratic Party in the South. States developed new restrictions on black voting; Alabama passed a law giving county registrars more authority as to which questions they asked applicants in comprehension or literacy tests. The NAACP continued with steady progress in legal challenges to disenfranchisement and segregation.

In 1957, Congress passed the Civil Rights Act of 1957 to implement the Fifteenth Amendment. It established the United States Civil Rights Commission; among its duties is to investigate voter discrimination.

As late as 1962, programs such as Operation Eagle Eye in Arizona attempted to stymie minority voting through literacy tests. The Twenty-fourth Amendment was ratified in 1964 to prohibit poll taxes as a condition of voter registration and voting in federal elections. Many states continued to use them in state elections as a means of reducing the number of voters.

The American Civil Rights Movement, through such events as the Selma to Montgomery marches and Freedom Summer in Mississippi, gained passage by the United States Congress of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which authorized federal oversight of voter registration and election practices and other enforcement of voting rights. Congress passed the legislation because it found "case by case litigation was inadequate to combat widespread and persistent discrimination in voting". Activism by African Americans helped secure an expanded and protected franchise that has benefited all Americans, including racial and language minorities.

The bill provided for federal oversight, if necessary, to ensure just voter registration and election procedures. The rate of African-American registration and voting in Southern states climbed dramatically and quickly, but it has taken years of federal oversight to work out the processes and overcome local resistance. In addition, it was not until the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 6-3 in Harper v. Virginia Board of Elections (1966) that all state poll taxes (for state elections) were officially declared unconstitutional as violating the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment. This removed a burden on the poor.[47][48]

Legal challenges have continued under the Voting Rights Act, primarily in areas of redistricting and election systems, for instance, challenging at-large election systems that effectively reduce the ability of minority groups to elect candidates of their choice. Such challenges have particularly occurred at the county and municipal level, including for school boards, where exclusion of minority groups and candidates at such levels has been persistent in some areas of the country. This reduces the ability of women and minorities to participate in the political system and gain entry-level experience.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voting_rights_in_the_United_States#Poor_whites_and_free_African_Americans
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Response to PETRUS (Reply #31)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:21 PM

49. I am seeing a lot of Sanders supporters giggling with this comment. Are you pitting women against

 

women. Because we often watch men pitting women against women then getting a little giggle.
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Response to krissey (Reply #49)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:24 PM

52. That's a weird reaction to someone being honest about history. nt

 

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Response to PETRUS (Reply #52)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:27 PM

53. It is not weird at all if you were a woman watching this behavior for 6 decades.

 

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Response to krissey (Reply #49)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:43 PM

57. I'm the one who posted the LOL and I am a woman

 

For the record. (Only slightly younger than you)

And I LOLed because the poster you are replying to and I both posted a similar message at the same time. I wasn't laughing about this very serious subject matter.

See my post below, #54.
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Response to Cal Carpenter (Reply #57)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:02 PM

61. Ah, ok.

 

I will check out the post you mention. And yes, I did immediately see the next comment if that is what you are referring to. Women certainly does not give an out with these issues as we see the white Republican women voting for a man that admits to sexually abusing, but it certainly allows understanding, too.

Thanks for the heads up. I have been seeing it a lot the last couple months since Harris stepped out. Harris was my first choice. To this day I am disappointed she left the race, maybe more so seeing Biden's performance. Though two states does not make a win. I watched Biden's supporters go after the Harris vote by pitting white women against black women and that really bothered me because of a history that is trying to heal. It was offensive.



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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 09:51 AM

32. A hundred years since mostly *white* women got the right to vote n/t

 

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Response to Cal Carpenter (Reply #32)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:22 PM

50. I am calling out the attempt to pit woman against woman. It is old. It is tired.

 

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Response to krissey (Reply #50)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:33 PM

54. How do you think black, Native, Latina, and Asian women feel when they hear "Women's Right to Vote"

 

and know that it didn't include them? I was called out on that once and I will never make that mistake again. As a white woman, I stand in solidarity with women of color.

How do you think black girls feel in school when they learn about it and know that they didn't count?

WHITEwashing our past is what pits women against women.

Speaking the truth does not.

We cannot heal, reconcile and improve until we recognize this. In this centennial year of the 19th amendment, I think it is the perfect time to finally get it right.

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Response to Cal Carpenter (Reply #54)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:35 PM

55. This. nt

 

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Response to Cal Carpenter (Reply #54)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:06 PM

62. How do I, a feminist, think these women feel?

 

I have spent two decades listening and learning, and valuing and supporting discriminated and eliminated women's voice. Two decades of agreeing and standing with WOC, as a woman. I have been "recognizing" for a hell of a long time. I also see white, old men pitting white women against black women for their own agenda and I think that is shameful. Let us stand together and quit trying to start a "cat" fight, at our own expense in our support of an old white man.
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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 09:54 AM

33. A woman president is long overdue

 

Hereís one of my favorites:

https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.youtube.com/watch%3Fv%3DGBdzF7Wq9YU&sa=U&ved=2ahUKEwjXnevk5tPnAhVoma0KHYb9BvsQtwIwCHoECAUQAQ&usg=AOvVaw3KCNdEW3BhrTvenxa7r22Z

I think when a woman is finally elected president, it will be like Obamacare. The objections will subside and Americans will realize what an enormous improvement it is, and they will really love it.
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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 11:27 AM

35. Elizabeth Warren would be a great president.

 

I am afraid that if the Democrats don't get their act together and elect a female president, the Republicans will and we will end up with Nikki Haley. That is a big nightmare of mine. ps Thank-you for the heart!
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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 11:30 AM

36. There are still three running

 

Any of whom Iíd be happy to see defeat Trump.
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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 11:32 AM

37. It's time. nt.

 

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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 01:23 PM

40. Yes! Couldn't agree more

 

Either Warren or Klobuchar would be a better choice than any of the men who are currently ahead of them. Both are sincere and effective politicians.
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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:01 PM

43. Since we're at least half the population, yeah.

 

Would be nice.
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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:53 PM

58. I just really want Trump to lose.

 

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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 02:56 PM

59. Centenarian women

 

Iím so hopeful that some of them that were born before women had the right to vote, can vote for the woman president. Soon it will be too late and they will all have passed away or no longer sound in mind.
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Response to pattyloutwo (Reply #59)

Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:13 PM

64. Warren needs to get the woman vote out. Warren needs to reach out to HRC and

 

tell her it is time she joined Warren on stage this time, 4 yrs later, to talk about strong support of a woman and still, a first woman president. Wouldn't that give her campaign a boost of energy. Right now. Monday!!! Take ownership.
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Sat Feb 15, 2020, 03:14 PM

66. Get Harris on stage too. And any other woman that wants to join. Woman strength.

 

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Response to krissey (Reply #66)

Sun Feb 16, 2020, 05:28 PM

72. Sisters are doin' it for themselves

 

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Sun Feb 16, 2020, 10:06 AM

71. Me too

 

I am sick inside that we have lost Kamala Harris and that Warren and Klobuchar are not doing better in the polls because the only people this country can imagine beating Trump are old, white men.

I really want one of those three as VP.
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