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  •  It's a tall order but one could plausibly counter (0+ / 0-)

    that when women were seeking the vote, when young men were asking that the draft be repealed or when 18 yr olds were asking for the right to vote, they encountered similar opposition.  Human beings are human beings and resistance to change, sometimes vehement resistance is part of that process.

    The top of a mountain is reached one step, sometimes painful ones - at a time.  It's time to at least begin the climb.

    Frederick Douglass once said, "Without struggle there can be no progress."

    Peace,
    DES

    "For all those whose cares have been our concern, the work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives, and the dream shall never die." Ted Kennedy 1980 DNC Keynote Speech

    by Dumas EagerSeton on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 08:32:44 AM PST

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