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Response to hack89 (Reply #24)

Sun Dec 2, 2012, 03:44 PM

25. Indeed.

Women are among the most reliable of democratic voters. Those of us who think this trend in other countries is worth following have no small amount of bargaining power.

I am reminded once again of a quote about significant change for the better... that it never comes from the top down. "Leaders" always have to be dragged kicking and screaming forward by the will of forward-thinking people. I wish I could remember who said it... Jim Hightower I think... I would love to find it.

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