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Letters and Politics, for September 21, 2012 - 10:00am

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Dave Levinthal, Money & Politics reporter with Politico, on Obama catching Romney on campaign donations.

David Cay Johnston, author of The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use Plain English to Rob You Blind.

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Aired today on Letters and

Aired today on Letters and Politics, September 21, 2012 at 10:00am, was another interview/speech outlining problems and no way viable way to solve them.

The way:

Liberal zombies (see Hedges, “Death of the Liberal Class") believe the Obama/Romney Duopoly will comfort the problems. This falls under Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results . Albert Einstein More Albert Einstein Quotes.

Yet, once again, there is no mention of alternatives. No mention of the Progressive, Green, or Peace, Freedom Parties, socialists. No mention of Jill Stein, Rocky Anderson, Roseanne Barr...These people do represent us.

Given Obama’s record in office, and knowing the speaking fees (to the 1%) he will receive when he leaves office, amount to millions of dollars, it is highly improbable that his second term will be any different from his first–it is a given that he has thrown crumbs to some of his 99% constituencies to divide and weaken this segment of his liberal zombie constituencies, and to maintain their support..

To move the Obama/Romney Duopoly, it has to believe that there is a growing left movement--we have to built it!

Registering Progressive, Green, Peace Freedom, and socialist frightens them.

When Roosevelt was afraid of the left, the crumbs we got were Social Security, unemployment insurance, etc..

I’m registered Progressive Party and plan to vote for Jill Stein (I believe she is the most viable candidate). Nonetheless, Progressive, Green, socialist–it doesn’t matter. If you register left, the Democrat wing of the duopoly will be forced to protect their jobs and develop a backbone.

This is the case with the Republican wing also. They will be forced to placate the 99% to hold on to their jobs.

This was proven during the Roosevelt Administration when 1%’er friends of Roosevelt said that Roosevelt saved capitalism with his socialist legislation.

At the least, we get meaningful socialist legislation, at best, we elect our own who will represent us--the 99%

Why so minimal air time for left parties on Pacifica--Omition is censorship.

Sincerely,
TRT III

wrong - this is capitalism.

wrong - this is capitalism. There is no nice capitalism. Nice capitalism is socialism. People need to be helped to stop fooling themselves. The biggest fool-ing is thinking there should be some rich people.
All (necessary) work equals all other work. We ALL are our Owners' slaves here on THEir plantation.

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