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  • Fordfairlanestl (1450 posts)
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    TJDS – Will Democrats Cheat Bernie Again In 2020?

     

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    There is no one like Bernie Sanders. NO ONE!!! I ONLY vote for grass root "progressive" politicians that support: "Single Payer", "Tuition Free College",and "15 bucks an hour". The cause is right!!  The time is NOW!!! That is all.....   Have a great day.

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  • Ejbr (280 posts)
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    1. I would be shocked

    If the DNC permitted an acceptable candidate to reach the general election. The dismissal of the fraud lawsuit, albeit on technical grounds, has only emboldened them to be cheaters in every level of government.

    Done with Corporate Dems. Done. "The time is always right do the right thing." MLK
  • Enthusiast (11600 posts)
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    2. Jimmy, going to Vegas will give you a chair throwing opportunity!

    What could be better!

    "I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country." Thomas Jefferson
  • ThouArtThat (6361 posts)
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    3. Why Is This Citizen Bereft Of Optimism

    eom

    "In America Today, Power Corrupts and Money Corrupts Absolutely" - Anonymous  
  • A little weird (745 posts)
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    4. Interesting

    Their discussion of democratic party reform vs new party was interesting.  I have gone back and forth many times on this subject.  I do think it would be ideal to reform the party but I don’t think the ruling class will allow it.  Whether or not the democratic party is reformed, the barriers in place to prevent new parties should be taken down.  It’s probably not unreasonable to have some restrictions, but it shouldn’t be as high a bar as it is to get on the ballot.

  • Pam (1509 posts)
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    5. Good discussion …

    ..up until the end, when they both seemed to be defending Antifa. Sorry, I think those people are counter productive.

  • Two way street (3026 posts)
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    6. With the release of a statement from Nacy Pelosi, one might ask themself

    is Pelosi an Antifa Nazi?  Of course not, but she needs to clarify the difference between Anti-fascism and Antifa.

    Republicans might say, during a campaign, that Pelosi is pro-Nazi because she is against Anti-fascism; therefore, the New Democratic Party is pro-Nazi.  That would point the finger away from Trump, and his supremacy beliefs.

    Draft Bernie for a People's Movement against Fascism.
  • Punxsutawney (2095 posts)
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    7. Does a bear piss in the woods?

    To neoliberals, everyone and everything are disposable. -  Chris Hedges  “The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness" - J.K. Galbraith
  • ZimInSeattle (1804 posts)
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    8. He can only be cheated by the Democrats if he runs as one. Hope he's not that

    stupid.

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    • Lorien (1803 posts)
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      9. Amen to that. I agree that the situation requires action on both fronts;

      we need to work on reforming the Dems from within (which is what the Repug led DLC set out to do in the 1980s, and that’s what brought us to today), WHILE building a viable third party that will attract the vast majority of Independents who are disillusioned with both major parties. If we can’t reform the DNC by 2020-which means ditching the superdelegates- he needs to run as a third party candidate, or back someone who is.