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Just as I was UnAmerican before; I must now be a purist now since:

I think that the austerity measures are counter productive.

I still think the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were and are unnecessary.

I still think those who authorized and carried out torture should be punished.

I still think a form of medicare for all was the only real solution.

I still think The Patriot Act etcetera were an anathema to our core values as a nation.

I still think the whole "war on terror" is just a reaction to self induced fear.

I still think the "war on drugs" is merely another form of hegemony.

I still think the MIC is a ridiculously expensive waste of our nations resources.

I still think the corporations and the elite do not contribute their fair share.

I still think revenue is important to build our nation.

I still think unemployment is a scandal.

I still think poverty levels in the richest nation on earth are a disgrace.

I still think the middle  class and working poor are being abused and made to carry more than their fair share.

I still think there is a war on women.

I still think the right wing is dangerous and totally crazy.

I still think those in DC live in a bubble and are at the beck and call of the wealthiest.

I still think Unions are necessary.

I still believe in equality for all.

I am still willing to fight for what I believe is right and to say so freely.

I'm still a Bernie Sanders independent.

So yes I suppose I must be a troll if that is what it takes.

Originally posted to LaFeminista on Thu Aug 04, 2011 at 11:21 PM PDT.

Also republished by Jobs Wages and Community Investment Working Group.

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