10 steps to a dictatorship

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  1. bigrebnc1775
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    People we need to get away from our partisanships. The Government does not care for the people of this country. They will give justr enough to make the people move the way they want them to move. Here are 10 steps you do not have to respond just look at the steps and ask yourself does any of this look familure? Be honest with yourself time is short.

    1. Invoke a terrifying internal and external enemy
    2. Create a gulag
    3. Develop a thug caste
    4. Set up an internal surveillance system
    5. Harass citizens' groups
    6. Engage in arbitrary detention and release
    7. Target key individuals
    8. Control the press
    9. Dissent equals treason
    10. Suspend the rule of law

    Naomi Wolf: Fascist America, in 10 easy steps | World news | The Guardian

    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjALf12PAWc[/ame]
     
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    Tom Clancy Clancy for Ron Paul

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    Fear.


    Nothing more, nothing less.

    Blowing it wayyyy out of proportion here bigreb.
     
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    Just curious which of the ten steps do we not have in America?
     
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    Been posted before
     
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    I think all 10 steps were accomplished in one form or another during the Bush administration.

    And yet, no dictatorship.

    Which means it's all just fear-mongering asshattery.
     
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    Oh, the drama!!!
     
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    When Naomi Wolf was lecturing during the Bush administration she was roundly scoffed at as a loon by Conservatives. Now she makes sense?

    Woah..what's changed?
     
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    Thank God Bush couldn't read!
     
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    I found an excellent blog that outlined step-by-step how to create your own gulag.

    Rick's Blog: How to Create Your Own Gulag

    I made one of my own in the back yard...painted it yellow.
     
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    Did you happen to see one on making Unicorns? My daughter SO wants one for Christmas!
     
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