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  •  The Framers' System We're Drowining In, (1+ / 0-)
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    Jeff Y

    massively empowers the forces besetting our country --forces that were well known and understood a century or maybe 2 before the framers sat down to bequeath us a system perfectly ignorant of those threats.

    We've got almost nothing to work with. Informing all the people would be nice. Under the power systems and structures of our system, would it be any better than nice? Not that I can see.

    I can only hope that those billions of reasonable people who know better than I how to inform our people and make our system serve them have figured this out.

    We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

    by Gooserock on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 08:41:55 PM PST

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