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Slim chances, but worth fighting for

Original post made on Nov 2, 2012

When Democratic and Republican presidential or vice-presidential candidates come to the area for their campaigns, they fly in on Air Force One, or something like it, and they ride in motorcades, sometimes slowing traffic for miles.

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Posted by Brian Good
a resident of Downtown North
on Nov 2, 2012 at 3:51 pm

Since Romney can't win in California and Obama can't lose, there is no excuse for honest Democrats and Republicans to throw their votes away on corporate-owned candidates whose shared contempt for constitutional liberties and international law can not be disguised by watery progressive or conservative rhetoric.





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Posted by Sanda
a resident of another community
on Nov 2, 2012 at 4:17 pm

I agree with Brian. If you resonate with the platform Green Party's Jill Stein, then vote for your hopes rather than your fears. She will be in two more third party debates with Libertarian Gary Johnson on Sunday and Monday nights.


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