Invent a political party for the nation in which you reside. What does your ideal platform consist of?
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(General disclaimer, I mostly hate politics) That action is better then political ideology That what is morally and intellectually right (enough), is what should be done. That being just and right, is better then being extreme and [right |or| wrong], because it will eventually become unjust. That working together as a nation, is better then bickering along party lines -- compare the last 8 years, to 1939-1947. In the course of life, I've learned that there are only a handful of absolutes: GOD, Life, Death, and Tax. And it would take volumes to properly explain the above ^, which would probably open things up to a form of internet driven political kibozing lol. But in honor of the two ruling parties of this nations political system, a few quotes that stand out to me:
To sit back hoping that someday, someway, someone will make things right is to go on feeding the crocodile, hoping he will eat you last--but eat you he will. -- President Ronald Reagan (Republican) When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. -- President Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic)
And to further quote a great man, who did get off his ass and step up to the bat when America needed a man of action (which is really saying something!),