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Union Violence in Wisconsin, Arrest Made
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Posted on 02/17/2011 3:40:00 PM PST by dragnet2

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To: dragnet2

I believe so..I see it every day at work...the people there suck up all that the Democrates and media feeds them. When you give them the truth they resent you. So be it!


101 posted on 02/17/2011 7:33:27 PM PST by caww
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To: little jeremiah

Ya, this government union guy is interesting...

Funny what types of people the unionized government employees are getting support from....

102 posted on 02/17/2011 7:38:48 PM PST by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: little jeremiah

Get a load of these boys...Where's the leather gloves?

These unionized government employees would dance with the devil to retain their lottery style salaries and government retirement pensions.

103 posted on 02/17/2011 7:45:42 PM PST by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: dragnet2

Thugs with a capital T. Or, alternatively, goons.


104 posted on 02/17/2011 7:48:18 PM PST by little jeremiah (Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. CSLewis)
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To: dragnet2; Diana in Wisconsin; holdonnow

Check this crap out...


105 posted on 02/17/2011 7:49:55 PM PST by Ladysmith ("A community organizer can't bitch when communities organize." Rush Limbaugh)
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To: little jeremiah

These boys are hired guns by the unionized government employees....

This is going to get ugly...


106 posted on 02/17/2011 7:51:55 PM PST by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: brewcrew

That’s a new low, although I wouldn’t be surprised if a lot of them already vote in WI. THere are a bunch of IL teachers (retired) who own homes in Door County and other vacation spots in WI.


107 posted on 02/17/2011 8:35:04 PM PST by afraidfortherepublic (Love my Golden Retriever!)
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To: dragnet2; Mygirlsmom

2 years ago a friend and I went to the Capitol to attend the budget hearings. There was a steady stream of Afsme marchers circling the rotunda. It doesn’t take many to make the noise in the rotunda painful. When the marchers spotted us they came over and tried to give us green T shirts — the uniform of the day. We declined and showed them our signs supporting the Republicans and they started shouting at us and verbally abusing us. They called me a “Mequon Nazi”. I don’t know why — I guess they thought it was clever.

Not only did these folks shut down the schools, they’ve shut down all work at the State Capitol. I can’t imagine how the regular employees could work.

When we went into the hearings, the room was filled with other union folks — a sea of green T shirts. Signs were not allowed in the hearing room, but the T shirts displayed their interest. We were not allowed to bring our signs in. At a break in the hearing I went to the front to talk to a Republican State Senator to express my support. She was visibly shaken when I spoke to her, until she realized that I was friendly and supportive.

THe union thugs can be very intimidating and they are ALWAYS there during budget hearings. Day after day. My friend and I were the only ones representing “our” side.


108 posted on 02/17/2011 8:47:23 PM PST by afraidfortherepublic (Love my Golden Retriever!)
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To: afraidfortherepublic

Bookmark


109 posted on 02/18/2011 8:27:38 AM PST by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: afraidfortherepublic
Not only did these folks shut down the schools, they’ve shut down all work at the State Capitol. I can’t imagine how the regular employees could work. When we went into the hearings, the room was filled with other union folks

You bet....These are the same people that run the government and collect the taxes...

110 posted on 02/18/2011 8:30:11 AM PST by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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111 posted on 02/18/2011 8:32:22 AM PST by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: dragnet2

Notice, folks, that most of the goonion people are wearing the same shirt.

Makes it easy to identify them, if’n ya hafta.


112 posted on 02/18/2011 8:35:03 AM PST by MrB (Tagline suspended for important announcement on my home page. Click my handle.)
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113 posted on 02/18/2011 8:37:41 AM PST by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: dragnet2

Is it me, or does that guy in the "Hitler" picture look like one of those Indian bozos on the T-Mobile "Tech & Talk" ads? It sure ain't "Der Fuehrer's Face"!

114 posted on 02/18/2011 8:44:00 AM PST by ssaftler (Barack Obama - Setting new highs in low for politicians worldwide)
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To: Mygirlsmom

And these are the people that most families send their children to, so that they can be “educated”. Hopefully this will wake up the vast majority of parents and they will take their kids out of the public schools.


115 posted on 02/19/2011 9:30:26 AM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: dragnet2

Another great example of the people that most parents send their kids to so they get “educated”. Hopefully these images will wake people up...stop sending your kids to learn from these people!!!


116 posted on 02/19/2011 9:58:28 AM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: caww

If the kids were not sent into the public schools...ALL of the unionized teachers would be unemployed.


117 posted on 02/19/2011 10:06:05 AM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: WorldviewDad

True...unfortunately there are many who would like to have their children in Private schools or Home Schooling but can neither afford nor have the ability to teach their children.


118 posted on 02/19/2011 11:41:36 AM PST by caww
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To: caww
That may be true. I can only speak from my own experiences in this area and the majority of people that I know and have talked to could afford to and have the ability to teach their own children. They choose not to for several different reasons. Some of those reasons:

1. It costs to much...I have seven children and have home schooled all of them. Two have graduated from high school (Home schooled) and are productive members of society. I have spent up to $1000 a year total to school all of them (had five being schooled at a time so around $200 per schooled child). During that same time I have been paying around $1800 a year in school property tax. If we did not have the schools to pay for most could educate their children.

2. Both of us (mom and dad) need to work to pay the bills...they tell me this as they drink there $7 cup of coffee, go out to lunch on most work days, drive their new car that they just purchased, and show me their new 3000 square foot house that they built for themselves and their two children. Don't get me wrong...I like “stuff” as much as the next guy but we need to set the right priorities. My wife and I had decided that if we had children that we would live on one income so she could be home with the children. This did make it tough at times but it can be done...and now I probably have more stuff them most (seven children acquire a lot of stuff) :)

3. I want my children to experience school like I did...really, do they really not see what is happening in the schools? Even in small town America (where I live) we have major problems with drug use, sexual assault (high school teach arrested last year and a principle this year), and violence...nothing I want my kids to experience.

I could go on with more “reasons” that I have been told but most of the ones told me where excuses instead of reasons. Like I said, I can only speak to my own experiences and I am sure there are some that lack the resources...but it would not be the majority of Americans. It is in the majority of cases a matter of priorities... And I would say that the future of our children and our country should be a priority...please read "Clergy in the Classroom" by David A. Noebel or "Aim For The Children" by Daniel E. Johnson to understand my concern.

119 posted on 02/19/2011 12:43:50 PM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: WorldviewDad

I understand your position...but there are many who are just making it by....and NOT drinking $7. coffee either. The first priority is to provide food and a roof over our childrens heads. For many it takes two incomes to do just that...and this with no frills. You own your home...many do not and rent.

So I will disagree that it’s possible for most to homeschool...it simply is not the reality of the world I see around my community and this nation.


120 posted on 02/19/2011 12:57:40 PM PST by caww
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To: caww
I guess we live in very different realities.

What I see around me is a culture were most have cable or satellite TV so that they can get a great picture on the big screen TV, how many millions of new IPads and IPhones were sold this year, let alone Kimbell's. I am seeing a lot of kids with cell phones...cannot afford to teach my kids but can afford $70 a month for cell phone service ($70 X 12 = $840). Most have high speed Internet and newer computers. The list could go on and on, but all of these are items that are not needed but most of the culture feels short changed if the don't have them. Like I said in the other post...I am talking about what I see around me on a daily basis. There are a lot of people that approach me because I am raising seven children on one income and home schooling them. They are the ones that ask me how I can do it...I tell them that a person must set the priorities and then live based on them. These are the people that come to me, and yes some of them rent, but they are the ones with the latest cell phones (one just showed me some new phone that she just bought...cost her $149, and when I asked what was wrong with the old one the response was...that was last years model). I know several people and they are at different economic levels and yet I see people from all of the different levels homeschooling. The one common thread is that it is a priority to them to educate their own children...so they do without some of the stuff.

Again, please don't get me wrong, maybe things are really different where you live then where I do. But around here most could home school (average income is around the national average). Most just don't want to make the “sacrifices” to make it happen...as an example, the car I drive to work is old...I paid $700 for it four years ago and most of the people I know would not think of buying such a car...when there car is three to four years old they have to trade it in for a new car.

I do agree that we need to provide food and shelter...but we also have to watch out for their future well being...that is why I suggested the resources that I did...I would also suggest seeing the documentary “Agenda”. There is a war going on for the minds of our kids...and the future of our children and our nation is at stake...

121 posted on 02/19/2011 1:45:34 PM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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To: Rio

“Just that one in Tucson who shot a bunch of people.”

The AZ shooter was a leftwinger you dipshit.


122 posted on 02/19/2011 1:49:04 PM PST by Big Bronson
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To: Rio

“Just that one in Tucson who shot a bunch of people.”

Either you neglected to indicate sarcasm, or are completely uninformed. As you may or may not know, the shooter was a left-wing whack job — as are the majority of assasins.


123 posted on 02/19/2011 1:52:54 PM PST by MayflowerMadam
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To: WorldviewDad

You are looking at the world from your perspective. But please do understand there are those who do not have computers, nor cell phones, nor other gadgets common to most...they simply know to live within their means which does not include these. As I said before it takes their income to just put bread and butter on the table and a roof over their head....and by the way they are not on public assistance either.

You likely dont know of these people because for the most part they are a proud people and do not whine about their life as it is. Nor do they announce it to the world. They simply live day to day surviving the times....some taking courses to better their job opportunites...others working more than one one job. Their bills are paid on time and they are in reality better off than those maxing out credit cards. They pay cash for what they buy and don’t buy what is not necessary.

So again ...no...it’s not possible for them to homeschool. And as for their cars...most are not those you speak of...they are used and older models to say the least.

You may have made sacrifices for your children but do not think these people have not made sacrifices....but their sacrifices are for the basics to be met. Something most cannot understand until they’ve been in that position.


124 posted on 02/19/2011 3:13:25 PM PST by caww
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I do understand that there are some people that are as you describe...I was one of them for several years (and in some ways that you describe still one of them)...but we were still able to home school...we found a way. And I also know several people that would be as you described that still home school (one family I know, the parents work opposite shifts so that one of them is home to home school). My main point was that the majority of families and children that I have interacted with...and there were several when I was a youth leader at church are not in the situation you have described. Most have all the extra stuff but still say they cannot afford to home school...

Which means that for the majority of Americans it is actually about what we hold as a priority. And going to most public schools will not help the children to be successful...even with very limited resources most parents can do a better job of teaching their children then a school can.

So yes there are some that are truly sacrificing for their kids to put food on the table...I agree with you. But I do not believe that it is the majority of people in this country...and if that majority would pull their kids out of the school systems we could remove the mess that we now call an education system and then help those that could truly use the help and at the same time we can remove one of the enemies that are out to destroy the family...please make yourself available to the resources that I have suggested. I think it would help you understand why I am so “anti-public education”.

125 posted on 02/19/2011 5:44:39 PM PST by WorldviewDad (following God instead of culture)
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