Where's the civil discourse?

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    logic,commonsenseposted 7 years ago

    The head of the Wisconsin education union made some very unsettling statements.  Had this crowd been tea party advocates they would have been attacked mercilessly about not being civil, about trying to bully legislators!  The media would be all over them and several posters here would have been attacking them!
    Where's is the civility, where is the softer more gentle discourse?

    1. lady_love158 profile image58
      lady_love158posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Obama is responsibile for inciting these protesters... his campaign organization bussed people there. Apparently civility doesn't apply to the left, the radicals!

      1. DTR0005 profile image83
        DTR0005posted 7 years agoin reply to this

        I would have bet the deed to my home you would say that lolll

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          Texasbetaposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Think of her as a talking bobble head with a pre-programmed list of answers, and only about 5 of them...all of which blame Obama. I tripped this morning while walking my dog...asked LALO about it...Obama put that rock there.

          1. Evan G Rogers profile image73
            Evan G Rogersposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            that bastard!!!

    2. lovemychris profile image67
      lovemychrisposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Had this been a tea-party protest, it would have been front-page headline news from day one. On ALL stations!

      And Fox would be canonizing them as hero's of Democracy.

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      Jablonposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Teaches in Madison call our governor Hitler, Musollini... Is it good example for our children? No wonder our children get crazy.

  2. BobbiRant profile image60
    BobbiRantposted 7 years ago

    Whether this is true or not, Americans would do good to take note of what is happening there.  They will get around to other states for sure until teachers may be no more.

  3. Cagsil profile image82
    Cagsilposted 7 years ago

    Hey Logic,

    Too many people for too many years have been fed misinformation. The average person is only concerned with their survival, much more than worrying about other people's problems or survival.

    Not to mention, the average person, also has trouble discerning truth because of the amount of distortion that politicians love to spread, as well as, those who support those politicians. hmm

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      Jablonposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Did not Karol Marx sad: chaos is road to communism?

  4. Mighty Mom profile image84
    Mighty Momposted 7 years ago

    Two words: Union boss

 
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