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Andrei in the office

Political thought followup

I mentioned in the previous post that our government has perfected the polarizing bi-partisan activity of 'us' vs. 'them.

In the 2000 elections I was told how someone slapped a friend of mine in his house because she disagreed with his politics.

In the 2004 elections I read countless stories of election motivated violence.

If this feeling of us vs. them continues... if we poliarize this nation perfectly down the center. 50% of us hating and mistrusting 50% of us. If the violence keeps building...

Now, for those of you who may have taken a history class. Do the words, "Civil War" make sense?

Because sooner or later it will only take one event. That's how these things begin. Let's stop talking about Black and White. Let's go back to thinking for ourselves.

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so what are you going to do about it? :)

i tend to think voting and maintaining a membership in various civil liberties organizations is a bare minimum if you're politically interested, these days.

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