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  •  any win, too (0+ / 0-)

    Apparently.

    ‎"Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them." --Frederick Douglass

    by Nada Lemming on Mon Oct 15, 2012 at 05:58:24 PM PDT

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    •  Not really (0+ / 0-)

      Winning, especially with a platform that leans progressive in ways, does change the amenability of the rest of the Dem Party to such policy stances.  It's slow -- think of it as rearranging teeth through orthodontia rather than through a punch in the mouth -- but it's stable.  (Consider the party's change on gay rights.)

      Pro-Occupy Democratic Candidate for California State Senate, District 29 & Occupy OC Civic Liaison.

      "I love this goddamn country, and we're going to take it back." -- Saul Alinsky

      by Seneca Doane on Tue Oct 16, 2012 at 09:25:14 AM PDT

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