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Old 04-27-2008, 02:47 PM
 
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“They came for the steel companies and nobody said anything,” she intoned. “They came for the auto companies and nobody said anything. They came for the office companies, people who did white-collar service jobs, and no one said anything. And they came for the professional jobs that could be outsourced and nobody said anything. So this is not just about steel,” she finished.
At the union hall in Gary she grew so animated in describing the plight of old-line industrial workers, in fact, that she described them in language from the oft-repeated poem, attributed to Martin Niemöller, about the victims of Nazism. “First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out, because I was not a Socialist,” goes the version inscribed on a wall at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington. “Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out, because I was not a Jew,” it continues.

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/28/us...hp&oref=slogin

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Old 04-27-2008, 03:04 PM
 
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Communist?
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Old 04-27-2008, 03:21 PM
 
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Communist?
workers of the US unite against the system, fight class oppression

yeah right, its like jumping from the frye pan and into the fire !!
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Old 04-27-2008, 03:24 PM
 
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IMHO have you noticed every time people get mad at hillary her ratings go up?
just like Bill.
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Old 04-27-2008, 04:09 PM
 
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IMHO have you noticed every time people get mad at hillary her ratings go up?
just like Bill.
SHE gets the sympathy vote when she loses; she just won PA

Expecting Obama to crush her dreams in NC
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Old 04-27-2008, 04:10 PM
 
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workers of the US unite against the system, fight class oppression

yeah right, its like jumping from the frye pan and into the fire !!
Standing up for workers' interests = communism, banana = asparagus, etc.

Are you an ex-patriot? Hillary is America, therefore if you don't like her, you better git the hail out!
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Old 04-27-2008, 04:19 PM
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Can we agree that 99.9% of the people on this board don't know what the hell communism even is?
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Old 04-27-2008, 04:22 PM
 
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Standing up for workers' interests = communism, banana = asparagus, etc.

Are you an ex-patriot? Hillary is America, therefore if you don't like her, you better git the hail out!
Hillary is AmeriKKa ??? then maybe she can draw on her hidden offshore accounts or/and raid the 109 million both she and Bill got whilst rorting the Amerikkan people


Lets see her share the wealth
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Old 04-27-2008, 04:26 PM
 
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If she were a communist those demands would perhaps carry more weight.
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Old 04-27-2008, 04:30 PM
 
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If she were a communist those demands would perhaps carry more weight.

Only the ones supported by the US and the CIA
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