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Re: For whom would you vote, if you were an American?by TedPride (Priest)
|on Nov 04, 2004 at 10:21 UTC||Need Help??|
Nader says that he gets just as many votes from Republicans as from Democrats.
Anonymous Monk says:
Hmm. I haven't really noticed any racism from either candidate. Can you give specifics?
Well, the same could be said of "Unfit for Command", except "Unfit for Command" probably has significantly more truth in it.
There's always going to be either a world policeman or a world gangster. I'd rather have the policeman, though I don't necessarily agree with every war / skirmish we've fought.
As for industrial development, ecological awareness is directly proportional to per-capita income. If we didn't have the industrial development, some other, much less careful country would be running things here.
And one could debate that since the Palestinians are illegally blowing themselves up in the middle of bunches of Israeli civilians, and since pretty much the entire Middle East has tried to destroy Israel several times, Israel is justified in taking action to protect itself. The US supports Israel simply because Israel is a buffer zone - without it, the suicide bombers would be busy visiting us next.