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Response to tcaudilllg (Reply #44)

Wed Mar 28, 2012, 03:08 PM

45. Or they're wishful thinkers who believe, "things have to get worse so they can get better."

That was Nader's attitude in 2000, and it led to 8 years of George Bush. And, yes, things are a lot worse. But people have been suffering enough. We can't let things continue to go downhill, in the hope that this country will reach the breaking point. That point would only strengthen the authoritarians. It would be the perfect setting for a fascist movement to rise up in.

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