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  •  Of course, the real threat in this bill to the (4+ / 0-)

    corporate citizen, was that it would allow their EMPLOYEES to enforce THE EMPLOYEE's religious views . . . .  the owners would stuck with the consequences.

    This was not a victory for freedom, but rather for corporate power over their employees.

    The fruits of the toil of millions are boldly stolen to build up colossal fortunes for a few, unprecedented in the history of mankind; and the possessors of those, in turn, despise the republic and endanger liberty. - Omaha Platform, 1892

    by Rikon Snow on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 09:57:14 AM PST

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    •  That's an excellent point. Fortunately, their (1+ / 0-)
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      need for power produced our desired outcome, even if for the wrong reasons.  Actually, I'm not sure that happens very often.

      It's sort of like equality and corporatism met and shook hands, which is truly an odd couple.

      202-224-3121 to Congress in D.C. USE it! You can tell how big a person is by what it takes to discourage them. "We're not perfect, but they're nuts."--Barney Frank 01/02/2012

      by cany on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 12:29:08 PM PST

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