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Sun Mar 27, 2016, 12:47 PM Mar 2016

How to push the DU away from it's rightward direction [View all]

You've seen the RW posts.
The posts defending "free" trade, foreign intervention, against tuition free public college, against universal healthcare, etc...these are neoCON positions and are suppose to be off limits on the DU.
They try to demean us with name calling like "Bernie Bros"...pixie dust...unicorns...etc.

How do we stop it?
Should we alert every post that is RW and hold them to the Terms of Service agreement?

Frustrating isn't it?

Don't be a wingnut (right-wing or extreme-fringe).

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debate, call them out for everyone to see Viva_La_Revolution Mar 2016 #1
When I did that I got another hide, and finally banned. ViseGrip Mar 2016 #2
I got this thread locked SHRED Mar 2016 #3
Wow. EmperorHasNoClothes Mar 2016 #4
If I had removed... SHRED Mar 2016 #5
Seems really arbitrary. EmperorHasNoClothes Mar 2016 #6
Here's my response SHRED Mar 2016 #8
Our big tent should not include fascists. JEB Mar 2016 #7
Absolutely!! SHRED Mar 2016 #9
Maybe we should compile all the fascist RW posts SHRED Mar 2016 #10
Good idea. JEB Mar 2016 #18
Unfortunately we can't do it alone n2doc Mar 2016 #11
I'm half tempted... SHRED Mar 2016 #12
Ya, don't bother Hydra Mar 2016 #13
Words of wisdom SHRED Mar 2016 #14
It's highly annoying Hydra Mar 2016 #15
Great words of encouragement SHRED Mar 2016 #16
Thank goodness I don't live in a swing state SHRED Mar 2016 #17
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