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Getting It Done

“The two greatest obstacles to democracy in the United States are, first, the widespread delusion among the poor that we have a democracy, and second, the chronic terror among the rich, lest we get one.” –Edward Dowling I like the … Continue reading

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Expect the Unexpected

“Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed by force.” –George Bernard Shaw “In the Soviet Union, capitalism triumphed over communism. In this country, capitalism triumphed over democracy.” –Fran Lebowitz “Force is all-conquering, … Continue reading

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