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"Forward" to the Past?

lostallhopein2012 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 11:51 AM
"...promoting a far more dangerous concentration of political power in Washington-- where far less than one percent of the population increasingly tell 300 million Americans what they can and cannot do," Forget the Dem vs. GOP BS for the moment. What Dr. Sowell points out above is the greatest danger that ALL AMERICANS face. That is the most disturbing thing to me and - although I am no quitter - I think we are past the point of no return.
Marie150 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 12:03 PM
I believe we can teach children quickly the truth, their will always be Pelosi's out there, wide- eyed dupas but most children once given the truth will see more clearly than adults.

What is the best way to reach them?
Marie150 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 12:03 PM
I am sure this is the real reason the Boy Scouts are being attacked.

The political slogan "Forward" served Barack Obama well during this year's election campaign. It said that he was for going forward, while Republicans were for "going back to the failed policies that got us into this mess in the first place."

It was great political rhetoric and great political theater. Moreover, the Republicans did virtually nothing to challenge its shaky assumptions with a few hard facts that could have made those assumptions collapse like a house of cards.

More is involved than this year's political battles. The word "forward" has been a political battle cry on the left for...