Greanville’s Tweetios—No “serious” issues debated AMERICAN STUDIES, ANNOTATED NEWS, CORPORATE OWNED PARTIES, CULTURE & CRITICISM, DEBATING POINTS Sep 212012 19 September 13:48 Woody NinetyNiner Konopak says: Folks have expressed frustration about the unserious nature of the”issues” in the campaign. The reason they DON’T debate on matters of substance–the efficacy and purpose of the “war on drugs”; the state of our civil liberties in the wake of the “war on terror”; crushingly and stubbornly high unemployment; the occupation of Afghanistan; growing socioeconomic inequality; a grotesquely inefficient healthcare system; runaway military spending., etc–is because they don’t DISAGREE about anything in these areas. The disagreements occur in the social/wedge issues, where the consequences are miniscule but the rhetoric is enormous. Woody NinetyNiner is an independent thinker living in Albuquerque, New Mexico Let’s keep this award-winning site going! Yes, audiences applaud us. But do you?If yes, then buy us a beer. The wingnuts are falling over each other to make donations…to their causes. We, on the other hand, take our left media—the only media that speak for us— for granted. Don’t join that parade, and give today. Every dollar counts. Use the DONATE button below or on the sidebar. And do the right thing. Even once a year. Use PayPal via the button below. THANK YOU. Did you like this? Share it: QR Code - Take this post Mobile! Use this unique QR (Quick Response) code with your smart device. The code will save the url of this webpage to the device for mobile sharing and storage. Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.