From:   grimwomyn <grimwomyn@gmail.com>
Sent time:   Monday, September 26, 2011 5:36:54 AM
To:   september17@googlegroups.com
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Re: Government for the people, not the corporations!
 

agreed

On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 12:07 AM, Jon Good <therealjongood@gmail.com> wrote:
Banks are corporations.  It's redundant.  I believe we should be aiming for as simple as possible.


On Sun, Sep 25, 2011 at 11:22 PM, Lauren <laurendapfraiz@gmail.com> wrote:
great! how about adding banks? "democracy for the people, not for
corporations and banks"

On Sep 25, 5:13 pm, Jon Good <therealjong...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm good with "democracy for the people, not for corporations" as a headline over the goals.
>
> On Sep 25, 2011, at 12:05 PM, jemcgl...@verizon.net wrote:
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> >  At the march yesterday I was standing in store entrances and saying "Democracy is for people, not for corporations.  Take your country back," and getting applause from many.
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> > One guy asked me, "Is this the change you were looking for?"  the standard anti-Obama line.  I said "No, The Democrats and the Republicans are selling the country to the highest bidder."  He looked down and nodded in agreement.
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> > On 09/25/11, Jon Good<therealjong...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Government for the people, not the corporations!
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> > I humbly suggest that this be the title above the goals we set.  I have been back home visiting my family and volunteering at the county fair this weekend, and everybody really wants us to succeed, but NOBODY has a clear idea of exactly what we're about, and are not ready to support us because they don't know what they're getting.
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> > We need clear, simple things that everybody in America can get behind.  That folks who have been laid off from their jobs while watching their bosses get million-dollar bonuses, folks who've seen their future destroyed when a company bought out their family's livelihood, and folks who never had the promise of a real job or real chance at the American dream can all identify with and say "fuckin' A! those guys are right!" together.
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> > If somebody can put this to the GA TODAY (I can't because I'll be traveling back to New York), I would be very grateful.  I'm going to start making flyer and press release templates so we can get these out with whatever we end up saying ASAP.
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> > Solidarity,
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