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(642 posts)
Sat Feb 17, 2018, 08:49 AM Feb 2018

Isn't Our Government Supposed to Protect Us?

I thought the FBI and CIA and the military would keep us safe from attack against the U.S. from hostile foreign governments.

But they have not. And they are not right now protecting us either.

The attacks on our democracy our current and ongoing.

Can someone explain to me why our government is not keeping us safe from the war being waged against us?

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Isn't Our Government Supposed to Protect Us? (Original Post) Vidal Feb 2018 OP
They haven't done a good job at keeping the air and water safe either. logosoco Feb 2018 #1
Because they don't care (the GOP that is). BigmanPigman Feb 2018 #2


(51,291 posts)
2. Because they don't care (the GOP that is).
Sat Feb 17, 2018, 09:01 AM
Feb 2018

They care about personal, financial agendas and use partisanship to get more money for themselves whether it is from the NRA, Russia, the Religious Right or the Mercers and Kochs. That are continuing to sell our country's safety and not follow the rules set up by our own govt in the past. They are not patriots, they are traitors for money. They don't care about what their constituents want (like DACA, affordable health care, higher wages, protection from foreign enemies, gun control, etc.). We can no longer expect them to put country first, and sometimes even party first. MONEY IS FIRST to them.

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