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Taitertots Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-04-11 06:27 PM
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93. That is not sufficient reason to dismiss the comparison
Edited on Sat Jun-04-11 06:27 PM by Taitertots
Sure, people today don't have to deal with legal spousal rape, systemic racism, systemic human rights abuses, religious intolerance, sexual intolerance, medical ignorance, scientific ignorance, unsafe workplaces, violence against unions....

I think the phrase "We certainly have a right to expect better conditions than we have" is putting it politely. The single largest factors leading to the (Whatever we are going to call it) are republican party politics. Specifically, deregulation, under regulation, under taxation, corruption between business and government, and excessive war spending.
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