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Does the Republican Party Have a Future?

dmoel Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 1:14 PM
I really don't see much hope- The re-election of Mr. Obama proved one thing.....the 2nd handers, unionized gov't employees, and brainless "young voters" out there outnumber the rest of us (conservatives). The only 'future' for the repubs is to move to the left and try to appease the brainless 'moderates' or wait till "The One" and his idiot acolytes completely destroy the nation. After the fall then the responsible adults can rebuild the nation & society while those weilding power now can sit on their butts, whine & gripe about how 'unfair' it was of the Conservatives to destroy their Utopia because we couldn't pay for their food, housing, health care, & college educations.
rk58 Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 4:49 PM
@dmoel: most crashes of the nature that you are describing don't turn out well historically speaking. Democracies guarantee choice, not wisdom.

The United States, from day one, was a project about principles and ideals.

The super power that emerged and grew from the handful of colonists that began settling here was not the product of where those colonists happened to land, but the ideals and principles in their head and heart – applied in how they lived their lives.

The Republican Party was founded in 1854 to address one great blot on the nation’s founding legacy – the existence of slavery in a nation founded under the ideal of freedom under God.

Runaway slave and self-educated abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass said “I...