Quote #1: "There are two Americas -- and millions of the people already distinguish between them. One is the America of the imperialists -- of the little clique of capitalists, landlords, and militarists who are threatening and terrifying the world. This is the America the people of the world hate and fear. There is the other America -- the America of the workers and farmers and the 'little people'."
Quote #2: "In this country there are two Americas: one for the privileged who get everything they want, and one for everyone else who struggle for the things they need."
One of these quotes is from John Edwards, Democratic Vice President Candidate. The other is from James P. Cannon, to the 1948 convention of the Socialist Workers' Party (Communists). Can you tell which is which?
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Here begins your journey into the mind of everybody's favorite asian, and I don't mean Jet Li.
What follows is the somewhat inane, mostly irrelevant, and self-important ramblings of a man on the brink of madness.
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Tuesday, July 20, 2004
Two Americas [L]