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Don't Do Business with Progressive Appeasers

XRZ1138 Wrote: Apr 11, 2012 3:41 PM
"the Jeffersonian principles of free markets, limited government, federalism, and individual liberty." Oh yeah....heinous. FWIW, I stopped eating at McDonalds a long time ago, when I heard that they were supporting Handgun Control Incorporated. (it has morphed into new names since then) I stopped buying Coke products after "Hopenhagen" I will end up living on locally baked bread and rain water if I have to...I am not willing to give my support to companies that play politics, especially politics that fight against our founding principles.

Let's stipulate: Activists on the left are free to exercise their rights of speech and assembly to boycott businesses whose politics they oppose. Conversely, activists on the right are free to exercise the power of their pocketbooks and refrain from supporting businesses that shun their values.

So, what are you waiting for, conservatives? There are coordinated shakedowns taking place right now that involve some of America's most prominent companies who've chosen to surrender to progressive bullying and race-card opportunism. Silence is complicity.

On Tuesday, McDonald's told liberal magazine Mother Jones that the company had "decided to cut ties...