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MV Neland commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"If we peel the layers, imho we get to two fundamental concepts or worldviews about existance, the yin and yang so to speak, that people cleave to and act from, choosing usually one rather than the other, often for life if left unchallenged, which…"
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Rodney Roe commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"Corporations are the biggest problem. Capitalism at its core depends on one entity concentrating wealth at the expense of others, but in a family business there is room for empathy, concern for community, and regard for the environment. Corporations…"
19 hours ago
koshersalaami commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"That's how American capitalism has evolved. It has become a travesty at the top end, which us where the real money is. "
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moki ikom commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"watched, listened to his 'sermon'--- totally agree…  as unity is about community, community (ala "it takes a village") is about communism (economic model for limited Earth resources distribution), its presence and its…"
20 hours ago
moki ikom commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"Didn't watch at dkos yet,, got an anti-zionazi cutoff from those folks years ago,, is how i ended up here..  anyway, back near topical as can discern from comments...  i've been watching c-span london parliament protocol/ops and…"
21 hours ago
MV Neland commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"Yes to all! And, Rodney Roe, so well said. Terry, I used to be able to vote for such Republicans on e upon a time in Oregon before Reaganites changed the party. Each side truly had a necessary perspective to offer the nation. I miss thosevtimes. It…"
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Maui Surfer commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"Rev Barber is the closest thing we got these days. He is a hero, plain and simple. Dismantled Jeffrey Lord entirely in real-time on CNN."
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JMac1949 Today commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"R&L Most excellent."
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Terry McKenna commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"Rodney: agree.  also, under a parliamentary system, the legislature is responsible for govt - in ours not at all.  Silly, really.  "
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Rodney Roe commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"I've only seen the Reverend speak on T.V.  His passionate evangelist oratorical style seems perfect at this time because it is what we need to get past our hopelessness.  Reflecting on this and a recent discussion here about white…"
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Terry McKenna commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"MV: I am an old fashioned Republican whose party essentially disappeared.  But our system does not really give a third party a chance.  In fact, I think our system is a failure (the checks and balances are as much a problem as a solution)."
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MV Neland commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"koshersalaami. It is kinda sad and sadly hilarious at the same time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RvfzFv3c6Y&feature=youtube_gdata_player"
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MV Neland commented on JMac1949 Today's blog post Mixed Bag of Progress: Earth Day and The March of Science
"Rodney Roe, Oh my.  I'd be aghast in Georgia. I grew up in Oregon, the first state to have a bottle return bill.  Given my back, i have to refrain from picking up every piece of trash people drop along my walks, and i carry a small…"
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koshersalaami commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"No. Link?"
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MV Neland commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"Koshersalaami, gave you seen the latest Melissa McCarty Spicey as the Easter Bunny?"
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koshersalaami commented on MV Neland's blog post Video of recent Rev Barber speech.
"We set the weekly time for the service (actually usually Fri. night and Saturday morning). That's for congregants but all are welcome.are welcome. They're specifically invited a few times a year for different functions. The big one…"
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Video of recent Rev Barber speech.

Posted on April 22, 2017 at 4:47pm 21 Comments

One of our clearest, strongest voices in our resist oppression and defend civil rights movement.

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2017/4/21/1655164/-In-142-seconds-Rev-Barber-delivers-one-of-the-most-electrifying-RESISTANCE-speeches-of-the-era

Repost of article re: the upcoming global warming march on Washington D.C.

Posted on April 21, 2017 at 6:06pm 2 Comments

Excerpt - "We’ve melted ice at the poles at a record pace, because our emissions trap extra heat from the sun that’s equivalent to 400,000 Hiroshima-size explosions a day."

https://www.thenation.com/article/on-april-29-we-march-for-the-future/

Repost of The Difference Between Republicans and Democrats In One Chart

Posted on April 15, 2017 at 11:07am 9 Comments

http://www.dailykos.com/stories/2017/4/13/1652795/-The-difference-between-Republicans-and-Democrats-in-one-chart?

For what it's worth, this IS interesting.  Add in that violence is actually lessening and fewer civilians are now dying given the fact that Assad has all but won the civil war in Syria.  Why escalate a war when our purpose should be giving…

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Sarin or chlorine? - That should have been the question.

Posted on April 11, 2017 at 12:54pm 4 Comments

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2017/04/06/which-chemical-weapon-was-used-in-syria-here-are-some-clues/?utm_term=.5eab1524edcd

Testing is now being down to determine what chemical was actually used in the recent Syrian bombing.

My rant - It is important for us to remember that millions of dollars were…

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At 1:06am on January 31, 2017, marilyn sands said…

Welcome MV!  Hope to read you soon.

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