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  •  Progressives have certainly abandoned any (4+ / 0-)

    efforts at ending wars and U.S. imperialism.  In fact, now that they're the biggest cheerleaders, there is no chance of ending wars and U.S. imperialism.   Progressives will stand and cheer with as much enthusiasm as the conservatives did under Bush while the drones bomb and "humanitarian" wars are fought.  
    Gay marriage and pot legalization are issues society in general recognize must be changed, they're not necessarily progressive issues.  So big deal.  What else?  Nada.

    "America is the Terror State. The Global War OF Terror is a diabolical instrument of Worldwide conquest."

    by BigAlinWashSt on Mon Jul 01, 2013 at 12:45:10 PM PDT

    •  Not sure about that (1+ / 0-)
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      I think progressives are fighting the wars (I was not until recently, except of course Iraq).

      But the tribalism pull is strong. One of my points.

      •  I was over generalizing of course. Out of (1+ / 0-)
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        frustration.
        Yes, tribalism.  It sucks. And puts us right where they want us.

        "America is the Terror State. The Global War OF Terror is a diabolical instrument of Worldwide conquest."

        by BigAlinWashSt on Mon Jul 01, 2013 at 12:58:25 PM PDT

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