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C/D: Party politics do more harm than good.

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User Info: Bobberdong

Bobberdong
5 years ago#1
I detest when someone tries to shoehorn me into a political party, based on one or two issues. Along with that comes all the preconceived notions one might expect. I hate when people go to the voting booth and, ignoring the names and issues of a particular candidate, look for the big R or D next to a name. This two party system has dumbed us down, condensing all the issues into two different letters. It's incredibly sad and terrifying.
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User Info: 8KBHsoJ2Y7

8KBHsoJ2Y7
5 years ago#2
C: this board is the epitome of this topic too. You aren't left? Prepare for the hate posts despite the right is just as valid as the left. I'm
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User Info: drunkenwalrus

drunkenwalrus
5 years ago#3
C
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User Info: acolytes

acolytes
5 years ago#4
C. If we had more moderates on both sides, we'd be better off.
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User Info: Jayjs20

Jayjs20
5 years ago#5
I'll C to that.

I'm a self-identified democrat but I don't agree with all the democrat stances.

At the end of the day, though, I have a choice between supporting a party I have more in common with, or empowering the party I disagree on more issues with. Playing "lesser of two evils" is really is a sucky game.
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User Info: 8KBHsoJ2Y7

8KBHsoJ2Y7
5 years ago#6
At the end of the day, though, I have a choice between supporting a party I have more in common with, or empowering the party I disagree on more issues with. Playing "lesser of two evils" is really is a sucky game.

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User Info: TaiIs82

TaiIs82
5 years ago#7
D, it's the best way to do things which is why they developed naturally.
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User Info: andromedadude3

andromedadude3
5 years ago#8
C, perhaps, but acknowledging the fact will do nothing to combat their deleterious effects. At the end of the day, any stance will find itself ensconced on the one side where it will find a widely sympathetic audience. Complex, nuanced issues result in simplistic political divisions. How else would we proceed?
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User Info: Bobberdong

Bobberdong
5 years ago#9
TaiIs82 posted...
D, it's the best way to do things which is why they developed naturally.

I disagree. It's the EASIEST way.
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User Info: Deja Blue 03

Deja Blue 03
5 years ago#10
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