We Are Betrayed

Discussion in 'Protest' started by nuttbakedgirl, May 23, 2007.

  1. nuttbakedgirl

    nuttbakedgirl Member

    I can't begin to describe how angry I am at the Democrats in congress. They were making a stand to stop the war, but now they have caved in to Bush by funding the war AND not setting a withdraw date! It doesn't matter what the Dems do to stop the war after this, it will be too late for me. They could have stopped the war with the Nation's support and impeached Bush too. But I see now they are really in bed together.

    I can't support the Democrats in the next election, they are just as evil as the Republicans. What options do we have left? Revolution? The Green Party? :&
  2. White Scorpion

    White Scorpion 4umotographer

    I think this evil war will end when people around the world take to the streets, like they did with Nam.
  3. party politics is absurd - to see the real opposition to Bush just click the pic in my sig below
  4. Breakxeggs

    Breakxeggs Member

    There isn't a two party system anymore.
  5. kitty fabulous

    kitty fabulous smoked tofu


    i mean really, did you honestly think there's a difference?
  6. ashleigh_mae

    ashleigh_mae Member

    the dems are faced with a big dillema though. Bush will send the troops regardless, if we don't support funding, the troops wont have the protection they need...!!
  7. Zoomie

    Zoomie My mom is dead, ok?

    I'm amazed you actually believed that anything would be done. Hilary and Obama have both vowed to end the war if they are elected. We'll see how long that lasts...
  8. gardener

    gardener Realistic Humanist

    I agree we have been betrayed. Those we elected are negotiating for power without having to make a stand. Bush is still trying to sell his if you don't support me the terrorists will kill you spiel. And our congress is going along with it. It's bullshit! Hillary and all the others that vote to approve this are as bad as what we now have in office.
  9. yeeah, it just gives us more of a reason to break against the system.
  10. anarchypeace

    anarchypeace Member

    ive said the dems suck for a while now
  11. guy

    guy Senior Member

    it is better to realise the truth now than later when more damage has been done
  12. MikeE

    MikeE Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    I don't feel betrayed. I knew what the deal was, the Dems. are less bad than the Repubs., so I voted for them. So far they have met the standard of "better than Bush."

    Guy, it sounds like you think that realizing this now will prevent damage in the future. Do you have a plan?
  13. YankNBurn

    YankNBurn Owner

    What! you sadly believed that anyone in office anymore was actually in it for the people and nt in it for the money and perks? Better you learn now than later.
  14. White Scorpion

    White Scorpion 4umotographer

    Yes folks. This is the latest Hipforum Exclusive! The Democrats are the people that care marginally better than the Republicans. Well, I guess that makes everything ok then. So it's back to listening to nurse Ratchet's shopping mall music and taking the tablets till our eyes close for good. What a waste!
  15. evsride

    evsride are you irie?

    fuck the Republicrats....vote for Ron Paul a true Republican (remember the gay old pervert party used to be a minority...a third party, but have been hijacked)

    Google Ron Paul please!
  16. MikeE

    MikeE Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    When given two options, choose the better of the two. I restate my question, do you know of a realistic third option?
  17. White Scorpion

    White Scorpion 4umotographer

    A brick wrapped around a newspaper makes a good third option.
  18. MikeE

    MikeE Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    What is to be done with that brick?
    How will it end the Iraq war (the theme of the OP)?
  19. White Scorpion

    White Scorpion 4umotographer

    "You" tell "me", cop;) Get a lot of invitations to NRA lunches, do you?
  20. MikeE

    MikeE Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    I'm not a cop. What gave you that idea?

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