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Election 2008: http://www.cnn.com/ELECTION/2008/primaries/results/candidates/#val=1918 "When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross." - Sinclair Lewis "Those Who Would Sacrifice Liberty for Security Deserve Neither." -Benjamin Franklin "We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home." - Edward R. Murrow "If we confuse dissent with disloyalty — if we deny the right of the individual to be wrong, unpopular, eccentric or unorthodox — if we deny the essence of racial equality then hundreds of millions in Asia and Africa who are shopping about for a new allegiance will conclude that we are concerned to defend a myth and our present privileged status. Every act that denies or limits the freedom of the individual in this country costs us the . . . confidence of men and women who aspire to that freedom and independence of which we speak and for which our ancestors fought." – Edward R. Murrow, Ford Fiftieth Anniversary Show, CBS and NBC, June 1953, "Conclusion." Murrow: His Life and Times, A.M. Sperber, Freundlich Books, 1986 "We will not walk in fear, of one another. We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason if we dig deep in our history and doctrine and remember that we are not descended from fearful men, not from men who feared to write, to speak, to associate and to defend causes which were for the moment unpopular. We can deny our heritage and our history, but we cannot escape responsibility for the result. There is no way for a citizen of the Republic to abdicate his responsibility." - Edward R. Murrow, From the March 9, 1954, "See It Now" television broadcast on Senator Joe McCarthy. "The President is merely the most important among a large number of public servants. He should be supported or opposed exactly to the degree which is warranted by his good conduct or bad conduct, his efficiency or inefficiency in rendering loyal, able, and disinterested service to the Nation as a whole. Therefore it is absolutely necessary that there should be full liberty to tell the truth about his acts, and this means that it is exactly necessary to blame him when he does wrong as to praise him when he does right. Any other attitude in an American citizen is both base and servile. To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public. Nothing but the truth should be spoken about him or any one else. But it is even more important to tell the truth, pleasant or unpleasant, about him than about any one else." - Theodore Roosevelt, May 7, 1918 If you couldn't tell from the above, this is a thread to discuss the good the bad and the ugly of U.S. and world politics. All political views are allowed as well as the labeling of politicians and their supporters with whatever adjectives you want except of messages with personal attacks towards another poster and/or using foul language. So welcome to the most active politics premium board on IHub. Many thanks to all that contribute. Please remember to post source links to articles and news info.
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#18353   Hey, Peg ---- I apologize !!!! EZ2 01/23/17 07:34:05 PM
#18352   The Obama administration still intends to close the Lotto123 07/21/14 10:44:53 PM
#18351   http://www.missingtheforest.com/2012/06/29/a-look-at-obamacare/ EagleD 06/29/12 05:45:47 PM
#18349   You've SPAMMED THIS EIGHT TIMES or more! .. StephanieVanbryce 06/26/12 05:29:11 PM
#18348   You are SPAMMING AGAIN! ..You've POSTED that FOUR StephanieVanbryce 06/26/12 05:02:43 PM
#18347   http://www.bartcop.com/african-women.jpg StephanieVanbryce 06/26/12 04:59:25 PM
#18346   Rep. Bachmann on GBTV: Demanding investigations of senior NYBob 06/26/12 03:00:39 PM
#18345   Where? midas98 06/02/12 04:46:19 PM
#18344   I didn't know the previous vacation had ended gold56 05/27/12 04:32:32 PM
#18343   Good to see adults are finally in charge here. PegnVA 05/13/11 08:10:08 AM
#18342   Ron Paul’s land of second-rate values StephanieVanbryce 05/11/11 05:02:53 PM
#18341   They will never believe it ... they just StephanieVanbryce 05/11/11 10:09:23 AM
#18340   When the WSJ turns on the GOP, they PegnVA 05/11/11 09:33:55 AM
#18339   Eric Holder: U.S. will still close Guantanamo Bay StephanieVanbryce 05/09/11 08:19:02 PM
#18338   ...........YES WE CAN! StephanieVanbryce 05/02/11 12:44:36 AM
#18337   Mission Accomplished! for REAL this time. StephanieVanbryce 05/02/11 12:36:45 AM
#18336   Osama Bin Laden Dead, Obama Announces sylvester80 05/02/11 12:13:07 AM
#18335   OBAMA: "911 Mastermind Osama Bin Laden Has Been Killed"!! sylvester80 05/02/11 12:12:37 AM
#18334   Nevada SB 412 to make felons out of toddao 04/16/11 11:05:10 PM
#18333   Obama is going on vacation again what a castboy 08/19/10 12:15:34 PM
#18332   And still, the Country was losing 700,000 jobs/month decouverte d Elbe 07/03/10 03:25:53 AM
#18331   Teabagger. Jobs lies. Bush On Jobs: The Worst StephanieVanbryce 07/02/10 08:57:48 PM
#18322   Dem. Jobs lies extelecom 06/30/10 05:03:50 PM
#18321   Dems will 'deem' a budget resolution into existence extelecom 06/30/10 04:59:51 PM
#18320   'DAILY KOS' ADMITS PUBLISHING FRAUDULENT POLLS... extelecom 06/30/10 07:26:10 AM
#18319   Apple's mass appeal extelecom 06/30/10 07:09:26 AM
#18318   IF you want to get rid of Nancy happydog 03/22/10 12:52:41 AM
#18317   Revolution is what we need...... extelecom 02/23/10 04:00:47 PM
#18316   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vLV4jn8BMU&feature=player_embedded# toddao 01/26/10 08:39:57 PM
#18315   This was great and I saved it !! Tops $ Bottoms 10/25/09 09:57:15 AM
#18314   from an e-mail toddao 10/24/09 10:17:35 PM
#18313   read mine lol toddao 10/24/09 10:11:47 PM
#18312   Whoopie! What a bunch of fools. gp100357 10/24/09 02:25:15 PM
#18311   Only the disloyal will support it. gp100357 10/24/09 02:20:25 PM
#18310   only the uniformed didn't know it . StephanieVanbryce 10/23/09 02:17:33 PM
#18309   It's old news YES but folks need to Tops $ Bottoms 10/23/09 02:14:42 PM
#18308   OMG ....That is GREAT NEWS, of course - StephanieVanbryce 10/23/09 01:31:51 PM
#18307   SURPRISE: Tops $ Bottoms 10/23/09 06:20:17 AM
#18306   The American sentiment was so bad with BUSH *~1Best~* 10/22/09 10:29:56 PM
#18305   *~1Best~*: they like to run perceived extremes. However, eaglesurvivor 10/22/09 08:29:23 PM
#18304   Hate crimes bill goes to Obama for signature *~1Best~* 10/22/09 06:20:24 PM
#18303   Thanks, this can be interpret in different ways *~1Best~* 10/22/09 06:08:57 PM
#18302   If you remember anyone who did not support sylvester80 10/22/09 05:46:32 PM
#18301   Hi Eagle, do you have updated crystal balls *~1Best~* 10/22/09 05:41:30 PM
#18300   **>> fascists wrapped in the flag and *~1Best~* 10/22/09 05:26:25 PM
#18299   It applies to the right wing of the sylvester80 10/22/09 05:24:47 PM
#18298   Wire Taps, I think, are done just about *~1Best~* 10/22/09 05:22:25 PM
#18297   Hi Sylvester, *~1Best~* 10/22/09 05:14:09 PM
#18296   Liberals never learn extelecom 10/21/09 12:58:12 PM
#18295   And not much that really pertains to health gp100357 09/20/09 10:17:52 PM
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