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Why do US citizens continue to support a failing Administration. Is it because they are communists.


With the latest scandal exposed about the Administration, one would think that the citizens would wake up to the destructive game being played by the leaders of the White House and Senate. But, there are still many who have put their heads in the sand. The nation is failing under a tyrannical stance, with many still supporting the destruction. Could it be that the nation is filled with communists?

 

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    Jeff Berndt 4 years ago

    "Most people screaming about communism in this country have no earthly idea what they are talking about."

    No truer thing has ever been said.


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    Justsilvie 4 years ago

    I am with you! I guess sometimes it is best just remember that a lot of what is written about politics on Hubpages attracts people with like minds... and of course they agree with each other. But their is a whole other side that thinks differently..


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    the difference with this question is that when I asked it of Bush - everyone agreed. Now the majority just attack - idolatry has taken over common sense.

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    Larry Wade Price (larryprice5372) 4 years ago

    I agree with this very intelligent comment. Our form of Government IS the best in the world for all the reasons stated. There is no reson for me to add or comment further. So far you apprear to have won best comment on this question.


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    Billie Kelpin 4 years ago

    S,exactly. As Dr. Lakoff, linguistics prof at Berkeley examined, words such as "scandal" are purposely perpetrated to be picked up by the media.It's a clever trick that sways people.Even un-biased news pick up the vocab 'n its use becomes ubiquitous


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    Christin Sander (ChristinS) 4 years ago

    The new era of "conservatives" that are more right wing radicals than true conservatives only thrive on promoting fear and paranoia. Notice they never propose actual solutions to problems.


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    Wayne Brown 4 years ago

    Divisive methods, attacks on the Constitution, moving things under government control...it all defines a march to socialism which is only a water-hole on the way to communism. Socialism always fails...eventually.


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    When people continue to support leadership that utilizes their power to deny advancement to others, attack people with opposing views, and create policy to restrict freedom, they are speeding toward socialism and communism.


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    Sorry MizBejabbers - the 40 years you speak of was not a "get well", but a "get destroyed empathy" period. Citizens run the nation - not the politicians in government who steal from those who work to give to those who don't.


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    it is time for the citizens to stand tall and demand change-we heard the promise-but it has never been the current agenda. further destruction is underway- so it is time for positive change. Impeach Now. I made same statement of Bush.

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    AlexDrinkH2O 4 years ago

    This truly is the best answer.


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    when one does nothing to change the destruction - one becomes the same as the destroyers.


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    Larry Wade Price (larryprice5372) 4 years ago

    Good comment. I do think the word communist in all forms used on this question is far from true in America. It is not communism we are developing in this country, it's socialism through programs and policies.

    Globalist policy is the big danger.


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    thanks for the insight. you are right on with your evaluation of the situation. it seems that few have the ability to recognize the demise of the nation.

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    taburkett 4 years ago

    the question was raised - not to insult, but as a means to determine why people still support a destructive government. too bad so many want to name themselves based on a question. this is why the young folks of America fail at all levels.

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    taburkett 4 years ago

    I sure hope you are correct about the government being corrected.

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    Christin Sander (ChristinS) 4 years ago

    Wow what a respectful way to speak about your own son. You think you win people over to your side by sucking up the conservative fear mongering koolaid then?


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    then the nation is just what you have decided to "take". A criminal in charge and the commies on the way.


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    Christin Sander (ChristinS) 4 years ago

    What people on welfare and public assistance to you know that live grand lavish lifestyles? This is another propaganda talking point designed to deflect attention away from the actual crooks on Wall street.


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    Billie Kelpin 4 years ago

    I don't want to be disrespectful either, but I'm with you K. Sometimes we just have to be courageous and fight such illogical thinking by saying what we feel.


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    Billie Kelpin 4 years ago

    Stars, (you truly match your hub name) Very well-said! I'm with you.


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    taburkett 4 years ago

    yep, a friend told me that greed is the seed, and politics is the fertilizer..........

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    taburkett 4 years ago

    great assessment. we need more individuals with this attitude.

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