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The Party Is Over: Jesse's Endorement of Newsom Is The Final Nail In The Democrat's Coffin

by The Party Is Over
The Party is over: Jesse Jackson's endorement of Gavin Newsom is the final nail In the Democrat's coffin. If the guy advertised and marketed to be the far left of the Democratic Party is willing to endorse a Republican whose only issue was demonizing the poor, why should progressives every vote Democrat again?
At the pro-Newsom, get-out-the-vote rally, supporters heard from the Rev. Jesse Jackson, whose telephone call from South Carolina was broadcast over a speaker. He implored those gathered to cast a ballot.

"We paid a steep price for the right to vote,'' said Jackson, who endorsed Newsom.

This is it. The Democrats are over. Clinton and Gore's stumping for Newsom was bad enough but the call by Jesse Jackson was when the Democrats jumped the shark. While Matt lost the election, look at the coverage of the Clinton and Gore visits; even the corporate media had to admit that it looked like the Party was desperate. Nobody wants to watch anymore; even fake liberals like Dean or Kucinich are starting to be seen as the same corporate product with just a slight change in the packaging.

Newsom makes sense in San Francisco, hes a conservative pretending to be left of center. One expects politicians like that in liberal towns since its a winning combination at the polls. But what does it say when the Democrats at a national level go all out to support a Republican whose only issue in the campaign was making fun of and demonizing people who can't afford a place to live. What does it say when former hero of the Left, Jesse Jackson would rather support his party than the rights of the poorest of the poor. Why should the Left ever trust another Democrat?

Who are leftwing Democrats and what do they really stand for? Howard Dean was marketed as a progressive and has now been revealed to be pro-war, pro-Israel, and for the death penalty. Jerry Brown was sold to the US public as the farthest left thing the Democrats had. He even had a show called "We the People" on KPFA. Once he got in office he turned out to be one of the most power hungry conservatives Oakland has ever had. He not only had rubber bullets shot at a small peaceful anti-war protest at the Oakland docks but now is bringing the people he had shot to trial for being in the way of the bullets.

Without the support of the Left, the Democrats will lose a good 5-10% of the vote and without that support they will never win another major election.

With their over the top support for Gavin Newsom the Democratic Party has shown us what they really stand for.

The Party is over.
§Jesse Jackson: Is your money that good, Will it buy you forgiveness...
by The Party Is Over
Come you masters of war
You that build all the guns
You that build the death planes
You that build the big bombs
You that hide behind walls
You that hide behind desks
I just want you to know
I can see through your masks

You that never done nothin'
But build to destroy
You play with my world
Like it's your little toy
You put a gun in my hand
And you hide from my eyes
And you turn and run farther
When the fast bullets fly

Like Judas of old
You lie and deceive
A world war can be won
You want me to believe
But I see through your eyes
And I see through your brain
Like I see through the water
That runs down my drain

You fasten the triggers
For the others to fire
Then you set back and watch
When the death count gets higher
You hide in your mansion
As young people's blood
Flows out of their bodies
And is buried in the mud

You've thrown the worst fear
That can ever be hurled
Fear to bring children
Into the world
For threatening my baby
Unborn and unnamed
You ain't worth the blood
That runs in your veins

How much do I know
To talk out of turn
You might say that I'm young
You might say I'm unlearned
But there's one thing I know
Though I'm younger than you
Even Jesus would never
Forgive what you do

Let me ask you one question
Is your money that good
Will it buy you forgiveness
Do you think that it could
I think you will find
When your death takes its toll
All the money you made
Will never buy back your soul

And I hope that you die
And your death'll come soon
I will follow your casket
In the pale afternoon
And I'll watch while you're lowered
Down to your deathbed
And I'll stand o'er your grave
'Til I'm sure that you're dead
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thats low
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Fuck The Democrats
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