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@Olderscout66 wrote:

The "divisions" in our country are the product of 40 years of Republican LIES.

 

Their lies began with how horrible Integration would be, solidifying support from the former "Dixiecrats" (aka Klansmen) and since then they've added Nazis and the alt-Right (aka White Supremacists).

 

Their next raft of lies was about the horrors of Socialized Medicine which is GOPerspeak for Medicare and Obamacare, both of which GOPers work tirelesssly to destroy.

 

Then they seized on affirmative action and dubbed it "reverse discrimination" to prevent anyone undoing the century of racial injustice they had already subjected non-white Americans to.

 

Next we have their laser-focus on the 50% of Americans who are not paid enough to pay any Federal Income Tax, even though their total tax burden is considerably higher than the rate paid by the top of the 1%.  Its been so effective, some GOPers actually believe there's no connection between Reagan's tax scam that allowed the ones dividing profits to keep all the money for themselves and the fact for the last 33 years the ones dividing the profits HAVE kept all the money for themselves, and while profits are at all-time highs, workers' real wages have DROPPED nearly 10% since 1990, and 1% since Der Trumper usurped power in Jan 2017.

 

Now we're in the midst of GOPerLies about Muslims - the US AirForce banned bibles and replaced them with a "Book of Common Beliefs". There are cities in Europe and America that have "NO-GO-ZONES" in which Muslims kill non-Muslims who wander in. President Obama was a Secret Muslim and going to declare Shirea Law at any moment. The list of the GOP's hatefilled lies is endless because they keep adding new ones.

 

THERE IS NO EVEN REMOTLY SIMILAR LIES BEING TOLD BY THE LEFT.

What IS coming from the left are the exposures of the GOPers lies and the motives for those lies.

 

Sorry wingers - the most deadly Enemy America has right now is THE REPUBLICAN PARTY, and they will destroy our democracy by unfair means and foul means if allowed to remain in office.


Sounds like you are mad again.

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NATO and the member contries have supported America's ideals and values for decades.  Russia has NOT.


Is that the function and reason for existence of NATO?


No, and the purpose of the President isn't to divide American's, but that doesn't seem to trouble you.


Evasive - again, is that the function and reason for NATO?

 

If you don't have an answer you can always post a rabbit-hole picture or something deep about Judge Judy.

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Well said Olderscout66and William. Today,  I am off to a Share in Asbury Park,  NJ.  I volunteer with Food not Bombs, we have a community share every Sunday.  We pick up fresh produce,  make a meal all free.  I have a small garden, the 🐶  even help pick the string beans. I have tried to place homeless veterans, only  placed 12 in two years.  Short note,  I was all set to place someone, when Trump put a stop to new administration staff. So instead of reacting I acted. A local church was able to help with 4 individuals. I don't want to be the enemy... Nancy 

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@Olderscout66

Thank you for once again grabbing back historical perspective and presenting it as true history versus the remanufactured history of the repubs and the trump party of which trump is taking to a new level. Lies when presented over and over do a lot of damage. And especially when his followers believe him. 

The policies that they implement always favor a select few and not the majority. 

We have met the enemy, and ironically it is trump, repubs, and his base. They do not support the real America and patriotism. 

 

mawa?

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Well yesterday,  their where a group of The Trumpsters supporters in Middletown, New Jersey.  So off 3 🐶  and I  went. Remember  the 🐶  owners ask me to speak  for them. I must  let you know I was affaid,  but hell I had 3 dogs.  So,  I let the crowd meet the dogs,  have the dogs do their tricks.  Then I just started to have  a normal conversation.  I did have to memorize the points I was asked to convey.  We left soon afterwards without incident.  At least I am trying to keep my word to the Service personal.... Nancy 

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@Centristsin2010 wrote:

@rk9152 wrote:

@Centristsin2010 wrote:

NATO and the member contries have supported America's ideals and values for decades.  Russia has NOT.


Is that the function and reason for existence of NATO?


No, and the purpose of the President isn't to divide American's, but that doesn't seem to trouble you.


He's not dividing Americans - the majority are already against him - the cowardly Surrender at Helsinki will slowly but surely result in a number of trump supporters becoming former trump supporters - something that will displease only Putin and other enemies of the Nation and the Constitution.

 

 

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The "divisions" in our country are the product of 40 years of Republican LIES.

 

Their lies began with how horrible Integration would be, solidifying support from the former "Dixiecrats" (aka Klansmen) and since then they've added Nazis and the alt-Right (aka White Supremacists).

 

Their next raft of lies was about the horrors of Socialized Medicine which is GOPerspeak for Medicare and Obamacare, both of which GOPers work tirelesssly to destroy.

 

Then they seized on affirmative action and dubbed it "reverse discrimination" to prevent anyone undoing the century of racial injustice they had already subjected non-white Americans to.

 

Next we have their laser-focus on the 50% of Americans who are not paid enough to pay any Federal Income Tax, even though their total tax burden is considerably higher than the rate paid by the top of the 1%.  Its been so effective, some GOPers actually believe there's no connection between Reagan's tax scam that allowed the ones dividing profits to keep all the money for themselves and the fact for the last 33 years the ones dividing the profits HAVE kept all the money for themselves, and while profits are at all-time highs, workers' real wages have DROPPED nearly 10% since 1990, and 1% since Der Trumper usurped power in Jan 2017.

 

Now we're in the midst of GOPerLies about Muslims - the US AirForce banned bibles and replaced them with a "Book of Common Beliefs". There are cities in Europe and America that have "NO-GO-ZONES" in which Muslims kill non-Muslims who wander in. President Obama was a Secret Muslim and going to declare Shirea Law at any moment. The list of the GOP's hatefilled lies is endless because they keep adding new ones.

 

THERE IS NO EVEN REMOTLY SIMILAR LIES BEING TOLD BY THE LEFT.

What IS coming from the left are the exposures of the GOPers lies and the motives for those lies.

 

Sorry wingers - the most deadly Enemy America has right now is THE REPUBLICAN PARTY, and they will destroy our democracy by unfair means and foul means if allowed to remain in office.

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@rk9152 wrote:

@Centristsin2010 wrote:

NATO and the member contries have supported America's ideals and values for decades.  Russia has NOT.


Is that the function and reason for existence of NATO?


No, and the purpose of the President isn't to divide American's, but that doesn't seem to trouble you.


"FAKE 45 #illegitimate" read a sign at the Woman's March in Washington DC, January 21, 2017.
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@mandm84 wrote:

Dont worry rk9152 nobody's gonna take your socialist style pension and healthcare with wealth redistribution, because YOU earned it and ALL the hard working folks who worked 30-40 years with no pension and healthcare- DIDNT !!!


I can't see how that connects to the topic or my wondering about the purpose of NATO after seeing, "NATO and the member contries have supported America's ideals and values for decades.  Russia has NOT".

 

Or are you just feeling testy and had to lash out?

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@mandm84 wrote:

Dont worry rk9152 nobody's gonna take your socialist style pension and healthcare with wealth redistribution, because YOU earned it and ALL the hard working folks who worked 30-40 years with no pension and healthcare- DIDNT !!!


When you apply for a job, the key questions are about salary, benefits (which include healthcare and pension), responsibilities, and growth potential. Those that didn't do their due diligence have themselves to blame. It has absolutely nothing to do with Socialism but personal responsibility.

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