A system is corrupt when it is strictly profit-driven, not driven to serve the best interests of its people.
darn pennies” on the simple joys of life. Never mind that almost every reputable economist has called this tax bill a sham of handouts for the rich at the expense of the vast majority of Americans & the future economic health of this nation. Never mind that it is filled with loopholes written by lobbyists. Never mind that the wealthiest already speak with the loudest voices in Washington, & always have. Grassley’s comments open a window to the soul of the current national Republican Party & it it is not pretty. This is not a view of America that I think President Ronald Reagan let alone President Dwight Eisenhower or Teddy Roosevelt would have recognized. This is unadulterated cynicism & a version of top-down class warfare run amok. ~Facebook 12/4/17
We love your adherence to democratic principles.
But I'm not particularly aligned with the Democratic Party's policy agenda.
All left-wing activists, whether it be WTO, anti-WTO, or anti-war, are idealistic as framed by the Democratic Media Complex.
My tastes are aristocratic, my actions democratic.
Many instances of persecution and killing have occurred in countries with atrocious human rights records such as Sri Lanka, Guatemala and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
I've always been completely autocratic. I've never learned to be diplomatic or democratic.
Bill Clinton is a moderate Democrat. I'm a democratic socialist.
It is time we had democratic socialism for working families, not just Wall Street billionaires.
Left-leaning bloggers have had a tremendous impact on the Democratic Party.
I'm just the democratic voice of Bolivia.
Taiwan is a budding democracy, and the people have participated in multi-party democratic elections since 1996.
I lived in Burma for a couple of summers in the '90s, working with the democratic resistance that had fled to the jungles.
Nationalizing businesses, nationalizing banks, is not a solution for the democratic party, it's the objective.
This is the voice of Vietnam Broadcasting from Hanoi, capitol of the Democratic republic of Vietnam.
I chaired the 1982 Democratic Party Commission on Presidential Nominations that created certain automatic delegates to the Democratic convention - the 'superdelegates.' It was a good idea then, and it is still a good idea.
Pakistan is a peace-loving, democratic country.
Israel is the only democratic country in the Middle East.
Not only someone with epaulets can be defense minister. We're in a democratic country.