Comment: Yes strategy

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Yes strategy

What actions give us the best chance of reversing the current course and start moving in the right direction?

No sacrificing of principles are involved.
But we have to accept that it will take time to persuade public opinion to fully accept our case.

We are NOT winning.
98% of those who voted, voted for Goldman Sachs.

Some tiny gains have been made, e.g. in the legalization of pot.
But the Feds are fighting back against even this. Filing forfeiture papers for land used to grow marijuana in Oregon. No charges were filed, no crime had been committed. The Feds are still persecuting the owner though. You would think they had better things to do with their time.

"In the end, more than they wanted freedom, they wanted security. They wanted a comfortable life, and they lost it all -- security, comfort, and freedom. When ... the freedom they wished for was freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased to be free."