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  •  Phone calls are great, but no one should think for (2+ / 0-)
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    a moment we will win this without millions in the street.

    income gains to the top 1% from 2009 to 2011 were 121% of all income increases. How did that happen? Incomes to the bottom 99% fell by 0.4%

    by JesseCW on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 05:15:54 PM PDT

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    •  You're probably right, JesseCW. Problem is, it (1+ / 0-)
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      doesn't appear that unions and other left-leaning institutions or organizations 'have the stomach' for protests, or even rallies.

      So what's left to do?  I wish I knew the answer. ;-)

      Mollie

      "If a dog won’t come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.” -- Woodrow Wilson

      hiddennplainsight

      by musiccitymollie on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 09:13:25 PM PDT

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      •  Me too. We know what's needed - we (1+ / 0-)
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        don't know how to make it happen.

        income gains to the top 1% from 2009 to 2011 were 121% of all income increases. How did that happen? Incomes to the bottom 99% fell by 0.4%

        by JesseCW on Sat Mar 16, 2013 at 01:05:43 PM PDT

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