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Progressives Wonder: Where Are the “Changes” Obama Promised?


By BillyClub - Posted on 13 June 2010

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On Sunday morning, June 13, 2010, the Network of Spiritual Progressives (NSP), held a rally in Lafayette Park, opposite the White House. Their stated objective: “Prevent the corporate takeover of America.” Speaking at the rally were, among others: Rabbi Michael Lerner, Peter Gabel and Bill McKibben. Each of them shared their deep frustrations about President Barack Obama and his failure to come through on the changes, on a variety of issues, such as: symbolizing hope, working for peace and justice, and effectively addressing the matter of climate change, that he had promised that he would make, once elected, during the campaign. See: SpiritualProgressives.

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Each of them shared their deep frustrations about President Barack Obama and his failure to come through on the changes, on a variety of issues, such as: symbolizing hope, working for peace and justice, and effectively addressing the matter of climate change, that he had promised that he would make, once elected, during the campaign

Well, only naive people believe the words of most politicians and political candidates. Count the number whose words can be trusted; how many hands with fingers do you think will be required? NOT many. But how many politicians occupy political seats in the govt? MANY, several hundred. You'll need many pairs of hands possessing all five fingers, on each of the hands, to be able to count the total number of politicians; but only require a small number of hands to count the honest and reasonably honourable ones.

I don't know of any greatly honourable ones today, but we can allow for reasonably honourable, say.

Instead of simply excepting all the MISLEADING and DECEPTION that is normal communication from most all politicians, political parties, and elected officials that make up "The Government", if everyone would just look into their Webster's Dictionary and read the definitions of 'LIE' and 'LIAR', then the truth about all these candidates who say Misleading and Deceptive comments or promises that "We the People" are bombarded with constantly, THE REAL truth will be perfectly clear.
The guilty officials who depend on untrue statements, for their own personal gain, along with the political party's leadership trying to sell these Misleading and Deceptive comments for political purposes only, all fit very nicely into Mr Webster's definitions.
Even with most elected officials being under the control of Corporate America's agenda, if "We the People" would start identifying these Officials for what they are really doing and saying to their constitutency, lying, for personal and political gain, instead of simply looking the other way, maybe "We" might see some real change for a change. No more Misleading or Deception will be excepted by "We the People". IT IS THE PEOPLE'S GOVERNMENT. "The Government" "WORKS" for "We the People". "We" have to take"The Government" back people. And it can't be done until "We the People" do it. "The Government" has no will or no intent to change their power hold over the American People. "NONE OF THEM, FOLKS"!

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