Thought Of The Day. April 22, 2016

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Today’s Thought:

The establishment has enlisted unthinking and easily manipulated people to protest Trump, disrupt his rallies, demonize his supporters, misrepresent his positions, and attempt to thwart his candidacy.

Lost in the histrionics are some very interesting, and compelling, arguments why Trump should be considered by liberals to be a favorable alternative to Hillary Clinton.

On both trade policy and military interventionism, Donald Trump is substantially to the left of Hillary Clinton.

These are without question the most important issues in this election cycle, and certainly the most defining of the candidates.

Trade agreements have done irreparable damage to the environment, closed 60,000 US factories, cost Americans millions of jobs, overridden US labor and environmental laws, and dramatically increased the slaughter of animals by making it easier and more profitable to do so without the inconvenience of complying with US animal cruelty standards (such as they are).

On military interventionism, Trump opposes the US inserting itself in foreign civil wars, skirmishes and disputes, while Hillary Clinton has been a cheerleader for a neo-con US foreign policy that is indistinguishable from that of George W Bush and Dick Cheney.

 

 

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2 thoughts on “Thought Of The Day. April 22, 2016

  1. Many people consider Trump too radical for the Republican Party, but I say he is the only honest person of the campaign, except for Kasich who has no chance!! My question is ” would any of these countries come to help us??? You gotit—NO!1 sOWHY PLACE OUR YOUNG MEN AND WOMEN IN HARM’S WAY!!

    As for the foreign trade agreement-that was a huge mistake as America gained NOTHING, LOST BUSINESSES, PEOPLE AND tRUMP, I BELIEVE WANTS TO FIX OUR GREAT NATION, MAKE HER STRONG AGAIN AND ONCE AGAIN A LEADER!!

    And for our long suffering, exploited, animals, used and abused, the influence of the Middle eastern countries have arrived here in the United States, and of course our Government DOES NOTHING TO CHANGE ANIMAL WELFARE LAWS!!!

    I LIKE HOW THE REPORTERS ARE REFERRING TO TRUMP AS “CITIZEN tRUMP” and in my eyes that is a compliment, as he is the best representative of the American people, know how they feel and what they want!!!!! HE LISTENS!!!!

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    • Bad typing skills!! But hope my feelings were understood!! WE CAN’T VOTE FOR SOMEBODY WITHOUT FIRST GETTIG TO KNOW THEM, like blindly voting party lines, and if Trump should get the primary nomination, I hope he doesn’t become “ONE OF THEM”!!!

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