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Never never never. NEVER!

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sun Apr 15, 2018 8:27 pm

Seeing Hillary Clinton reminded me why women shouldn't get over it
https://www.democraticunderground.com/113810744

Thread over by Democratic Underground.

Very instructive. 8)
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Re: Never never never. NEVER!

Post by ed » Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:17 pm

Hillary's vision for America

During her 2016 campaign for president, Hillary and her team laid out a comprehensive progressive vision for America’s future.


**A fair tax system
Making sure the wealthy, Wall Street, and corporations pay their fair share in taxes.

**Addiction and substance use
Through improved treatment, prevention, and training, we can end this quiet epidemic once and for all.

**An economy that works for everyone
We need to build an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top.

**An end to Alzheimer’s disease
We can prevent, effectively treat, and make an Alzheimer’s cure possible by 2025.

**Autism
Millions of Americans live with autism—and we’ve got to do more to support them and their families.

**Campaign finance reform
Our democracy should work for everyone, not just the wealthy and well-connected.

**Campus sexual assault
It’s not enough to condemn campus sexual assault. We need to end it.

**Climate change
Taking on the threat of climate change and making America the world’s clean energy superpower.

**Combating terrorism and keeping the homeland safe
It’s not enough to contain ISIS and the threat of terrorism—we have to defeat it.

**Criminal justice reform
Our criminal justice system is out of balance.

**Disability rights
We must continue to expand opportunities for Americans with disabilities.

**Early childhood education
Every child deserves the chance to live up to his or her God-given potential.

**Fixing America’s infrastructure
Strong infrastructure is critical to a strong economy.

**Gun violence prevention
We can—and must—end the epidemic of gun violence.

**Health care
Universal, quality, affordable health care for everyone in America

**HIV and AIDS
We have reached a critical moment in our fight against HIV and AIDS.

**Housing
We need housing policies that connect working families to opportunity.

**Immigration reform
We need comprehensive immigration reform with a pathway to full and equal citizenship.

**Jobs and wages
We can make the boldest investment in good-paying jobs since World War II.

**K-12 education
Strong public education is the key to preparing our children for the future.

**Labor and workers’ rights
When unions are strong, America is strong.

**LGBT rights and equality
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans deserve to live their lives free from discrimination.

**Making college debt-free and taking on student debt
Hillary will make debt-free college available to everyone and take on student loan debt.

**Manufacturing
Hillary Clinton’s plan to strengthen manufacturing so we always “Make it in America.”

**Mental health
We have to address the mental health crisis in America and end the stigma and shame associated with treatment.

**Military and defense
We should maintain the best-trained, best-equipped, and strongest military the world has ever known.

**National security
With policies that keep us strong and safe, America will lead the world in the 21st century.
National service
Do all the good you can.

**Paid family and medical leave
It’s time to guarantee paid family and medical leave in America.

**Poverty
No child should ever have to grow up in poverty.

**Protecting animals and wildlife
The way our society treats animals is a reflection of our humanity.

**Racial justice
America’s long struggle with race is far from finished.

**Rural communities
America’s rural communities are the backbone of this country.

**Small business
We have to level the playing field for America’s small businesses.

**Social Security and Medicare
We must preserve, protect, and strengthen these lifelines.

**Technology and innovation
We can harness the power of technology and innovation to work for all Americans.

**Veterans, the armed forces, and their families
America must fully commit to supporting veterans.

**Voting rights
We should be making it easier to vote, not harder.

**Wall Street reform
Wall Street must work for Main Street.

**Women’s rights and opportunity
We need to break down barriers that hold women back.

**Workforce skills and job training
Every American should be able to learn the skills they need to compete and succeed.
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In case anyone missed her impressive platform of "The Four Fights", you can read it here:

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Re: Never never never. NEVER!

Post by Witness » Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:16 am

Gave me a good laugh: after reading ed's ironical (or so it seemed to me) quote I clicked Abdul's link – somebody really takes that seriously?!? :lmao:

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Re: Never never never. NEVER!

Post by corplinx » Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:57 am

The smartest woman got beaten by the dumbest man.


So, I guess she _is_ saying they are the lesser gender then. Tisk tisk. We've come sooooooo far but even the smartest woman isn't as smart as the dumbest man.

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Re: Never never never. NEVER!

Post by sparks » Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:42 am

Never underestimate the power of dumbth in large groups.
You can lead them to knowledge, but you can't make them think.

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Post by Witness » Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:13 am

sparks wrote:Never underestimate the power of dumbth in large groups.
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Re: Never never never. NEVER!

Post by Giz » Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:45 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:Seeing Hillary Clinton reminded me why women shouldn't get over it
https://www.democraticunderground.com/113810744

Thread over by Democratic Underground.

Very instructive. 8)
“It was painful, actually. And I wasn’t the only one who felt it – women in the room were openly shedding tears as she spoke”

I’m sure. I’d cry to if I found myself there.

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Re: Never never never. NEVER!

Post by sparks » Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:04 am

Witness wrote:
sparks wrote:Never underestimate the power of dumbth in large groups.
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Well, I'm very good with whizzing and zipping, so to speak. Everyone is hereby absolved, no need for confession or communion, but tithing is always welcome.
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