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  •  We should acknowledge (6+ / 0-)

    the facts.

    You say "Time for Liberals to go on the offensive", yet when someone suggests that this should include Obama, you throw up your hands.

    Everyone should go on the offensive including Obama.

    He has the big microphone.

    If you just ignore the portion of the Democratic party that will not go along with you, then you do not achieve much.

    Until people on dkos decide to fight the Democrats, we will continue to have Democrats in Washington who put the people second

    by GideonAB on Sun Apr 08, 2012 at 10:23:47 AM PDT

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    •  He is on the offensive. (1+ / 0-)
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      Jeff Simpson

      I think you're just ignoring that because you've grown accustomed to some dubious narrative about him not being progressive.

      Technology is a compromise: You can use whatever tool you choose, but be assured it will use you back.

      by Troubadour on Sun Apr 08, 2012 at 02:09:32 PM PDT

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      •  Yes, the president is on the offensive going after (0+ / 0-)

        potheads and whistle blowers.

        •  Don't be one of those people who (0+ / 0-)

          totally ignore all the great things being done because they find anything wrong.  You're not advancing whatever causes you believe you support, and damaging the credibility of everyone else who supports them.  If you can't reconcile the need to be tough with the need to work constructively with the party leadership, then you are useless to progressivism.

          Technology is a compromise: You can use whatever tool you choose, but be assured it will use you back.

          by Troubadour on Mon Apr 09, 2012 at 07:54:03 AM PDT

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