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The centrist democrats have given us endless wars,billionaires and millionaires tax bail out and climate crisis not even addressed. It's time for the Progressives to find their backbone and guts, will they?

So now that the democrats have had their heads handed to them what should we do to protect our self from the rightward pull of the politics. This right wing shift should make compromise easy for the centrist democrats. With more than half of the electric willing to hand power to the right wing republican party by refusing to do there civic duty and vote to hold the line on the rightward move of the corporate government . Now we progressives have to fight even harder.

I am mad as hell with a democratic party that let an upstart raciest tea party with its sister republicans takes power on its first outing. What a weak show of organization and the fact that the demarcated party  has supported the wall street/ bank bailouts, the health insurance bail out, millions out of work for years with no jobs insight, three wars and a fourth one in the making in Yemen, who could have voted to continue these miscarriages.  Yes  we had a plate full of reasons not vote to keep in power a political party that keep funding wars  and just as destructive as its counterpart the republicans, now  throw in the tea baggers what a cabal. I am mad as hell at the Democratic Party that had the White House, Senate and the House let a freckling up start with billions of dollars and a public that was not happy with the bank and Wall Street bailouts take power away from them.

They had offices, staff, the media and a budget and the democrats had us making millions of call to save their asses from the public’s apathy and we could not pull it out of the fire. My be if they had a backbone on not funding the endless wars, holding Wall Street thieves accountable for trillions stolen and millions of live changed for every in a very negative way, fourteen million or more unemployed with no solution offered except more taxes cuts for corporations, the billionaires and millionaires and three WARS, more people would have came out to vote for them. For the democrats I am done with saving your political assets. For the democrats who continue to support this abuser there is help for you, it’s time to work for a real viable and real challenge to the two party systems. Backing a PEACE AND FREEDOM OR GREEN CANDATE for 2012 would be a wakeup call to the two party system. The time is now to start that base building for 2012. Will there be a progressive backlash?  The Libertarian have enough power over our lives via the Supreme Court and they do not believe in a central and socially reasonable government .The progressive’s seam only to complain and then go out and vote democrat or not vote which supports the wining candate which in most cases do not hold anything near their beliefs.

Originally posted to footholder on Thu Dec 16, 2010 at 11:40 PM PST.



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