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View Diary: Go Ahead; "Raise Taxes." (W/Poll) (7 comments)

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    instituting a draft to bring this war to a close!  Make the American public fund this war through taxes (and let's start with the top 1%, for god's sake) and I think we would see a huge, absolutely huge negative reaction to the war take shape--so huge that the war would have to end.  At the moment, we're putting the burden of the financial costs of this war on the shoulders of our children and grandchildren.  Let's shift it to pay as you go and see what happens to those Repugs who keep supporting this war.

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