Barack Obama, our next President

"The road ahead will be long. Our climb will be steep," Obama cautioned. Young and charismatic but with little experience on the national level, Obama smashed through racial barriers and easily defeated ... Full Story
ole_47

Oklahoma City, OK

#819666 Dec 11, 2012
Obama 2016 wrote:
<quoted text>Without America's Labor Unions to keep giant corporatons like Walmart and Mcdonalds in check, giant corporations would be even more completely out of control more than they already are. There arent any unions in China and Mexico and Pakistan an look how they treat there workers.
"UAW defends 50 percent wage cut for Chrysler workers"

http://www.wsws.org/articles/2007/oct2007/uaw...

"...Union workers at Ford's Cuautitlan plant outside of Mexico City currently make about $4.50 an hour, but agreed to a new two-tier wage system -- that will see new hires make about half that..."

http://www.leftlanenews.com/mexicos-auto-work...

Since: Oct 12

Houston, TX

#819667 Dec 11, 2012
Barack Obama won. So we need to work with him to make this country better. The holidays are looking good with my tech offers. http://bit.ly/QD6AHA
ole_47

Oklahoma City, OK

#819668 Dec 11, 2012
Obama 2016 wrote:
<quoted text>Like Mitt Romney, he's a traitor to his country.
You, my friend, are a 'traitor' to sanity...
GhostofRaygun

Russellville, KY

#819669 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
The union meant something 60 years ago when there were not laws in place to protect the worker. Today we have such laws, which makes the union obsolete.
The decline of Unions match exactly the decline of the middle class over the past 30 years.

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#819670 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
We see you are still the loser advocating for the money earned by others, under the guise of being a good American.
The real Americans are not living off the backs of the real taxpayers. You would know that if you were any kind of American.
I support my country & don't constantly whine about supporting it.

You whiners bitch about workings making more than minimum wage & then bitch when that minimum wage income isn't enough to get a family off food stamps.
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819671 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
Maybe if you had a job the national holiday would mean something to you. Instead its just another day loafing like the last.
Americans don't wan't their tax dollars used to pay goverment freeloaders a paid day off. I know some goverment workers. The don't do nothing much as it is.
Aphelion

Melbourne, FL

#819672 Dec 11, 2012
Obama 2016 wrote:
<quoted text>What chapter in the consitution says everybody has the right to a deadly gun?
Geez are you really this stupid?
The fact that you cannot spell constitution is probably a clue, not to mention the idiotic argument that you posed.

However in an effort to education the dim:

2nd Amendment to the Constitution
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO KEEP AND BEAR ARMS, SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED.
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819673 Dec 11, 2012
ole_47 wrote:
<quoted text>
"UAW defends 50 percent wage cut for Chrysler workers"
http://www.wsws.org/articles/2007/oct2007/uaw...
"...Union workers at Ford's Cuautitlan plant outside of Mexico City currently make about $4.50 an hour, but agreed to a new two-tier wage system -- that will see new hires make about half that..."
http://www.leftlanenews.com/mexicos-auto-work...
Mexican unions are controlled by the drug cartels, like their goverment and police.
Aphelion

Melbourne, FL

#819674 Dec 11, 2012
GhostofRaygun wrote:
<quoted text>The decline of Unions match exactly the decline of the middle class over the past 30 years.
The decline of our middle class in this country is largely due to the lack of further education of our work force. In the last 30 years we have moved from manufacturing to technology as a prime employer. With this move came greater education requirements which many in this country did not foresee or prepare for.

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#819675 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
The union meant something 60 years ago when there were not laws in place to protect the worker. Today we have such laws, which makes the union obsolete.
Like what?

Most re "at will" employees.

What law protects their wage & benefits?
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819676 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
Geez are you really this stupid?
The fact that you cannot spell constitution is probably a clue, not to mention the idiotic argument that you posed.
However in an effort to education the dim:
2nd Amendment to the Constitution
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO KEEP AND BEAR ARMS, SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED.
Exactly! The people in a well regulated militia have the right to keep an bear arms. Today, that would consist of the police and the military. It says nothing about private citizens. Thank you for making my point.
Aphelion

Melbourne, FL

#819677 Dec 11, 2012
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
I support my country & don't constantly whine about supporting it.
You whiners bitch about workings making more than minimum wage & then bitch when that minimum wage income isn't enough to get a family off food stamps.
If the ignorant masses had the common sense to realize that the no skilled broom pusher jobs are almost extinct in this country, and attempted to get an education so that they could become more competitive, then they would not need to pick my pocket to survive.

I find that those who advocate for welfare and food stamps have a family member or themselves as a recipient of said charity.
Aphelion

Melbourne, FL

#819678 Dec 11, 2012
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Like what?
Most re "at will" employees.
What law protects their wage & benefits?
In a right to work state, you succeed and keep your job by performing. This is what productive, successful individuals do. Only losers look to outside protection to save them from their lack of productivity.
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819679 Dec 11, 2012
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Like what?
Most re "at will" employees.
What law protects their wage & benefits?
These right to work supporters have no idea how much labor unions benefit there workers. Besides insuring fair wages and compensation they keep unqualified people from performing work they aren't qualified to do. Labor unions eliminate shoddy workmanship and result in a more quality product.
Aphelion

Melbourne, FL

#819680 Dec 11, 2012
Obama 2016 wrote:
<quoted text>Exactly! The people in a well regulated militia have the right to keep an bear arms. Today, that would consist of the police and the military. It says nothing about private citizens. Thank you for making my point.
The only point that exists in your post is on top of your head dunce.

The term militia (play /m&#616;&#712;l&#6 18;&#643;&#601;/),[1] or irregular army, is commonly used today to refer to a military force composed of ORDINARY CITIZENS [2] to provide defense, emergency law enforcement, or paramilitary service, in times of emergency without being paid a regular salary or committed to a fixed term of service.
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819681 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
The decline of our middle class in this country is largely due to the lack of further education of our work force. In the last 30 years we have moved from manufacturing to technology as a prime employer. With this move came greater education requirements which many in this country did not foresee or prepare for.
The lack of higher education is due to Republicans slashing the student-loan program.
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819682 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
In a right to work state, you succeed and keep your job by performing. This is what productive, successful individuals do. Only losers look to outside protection to save them from their lack of productivity.
In a right to work state, when you ask for a raise you are "shown the door" and are replaced by a new unqualified employee. That's how Walmart and Mcdonalds stays so rich.
ole_47

Oklahoma City, OK

#819684 Dec 11, 2012
Obama 2016 wrote:
<quoted text>Mexican unions are controlled by the drug cartels, like their goverment and police.
Better send in the Black Panthers with some baseball bats to straighten them wetb....er....drug lords out.....
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819685 Dec 11, 2012
Aphelion wrote:
<quoted text>
The only point that exists in your post is on top of your head dunce.
The term militia (play /m&#616;&#712;l&#6 18;&#643;&#601;/),[1] or irregular army, is commonly used today to refer to a military force composed of ORDINARY CITIZENS [2] to provide defense, emergency law enforcement, or paramilitary service, in times of emergency without being paid a regular salary or committed to a fixed term of service.
The term militia can have several meanings. In the U.S. consitution's case, its referring to the police and the military. When it was written all soldiers and police were ordinary citizens. There wasn't no U.S. army or state police. You should of payed more attention in history class.
Obama 2016

Virginia Beach, VA

#819686 Dec 11, 2012
ole_47 wrote:
<quoted text>
Better send in the Black Panthers with some baseball bats to straighten them wetb....er....drug lords out.....
The new Black panthers are not a violent organization like the old ones. There main purpose nowdays is to monitor polling places for republican voter fraud.

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