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Is this the main difference between liberals and conservatives in america?

Liberals want the freedom to choose what they do with their own bodies, and who they sleep with and marry. They want freedom from religious dogma being foisted upon them by the state. Conservatives want the freedom to pollute and exploit our natural resources for personal gain, to carry loaded firearms wherever they want, and to discriminate against those they are afraid of.

Asked By: - 10/17/2011
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One of the first things that has to be done in order to properly understand the full spectrum of political ideas is to correct the popular misconception of the term "liberal" in America. Liberal, in the classical sense of the word, simply means a "hands off", or laissez-faire, policy. The United States is classically... More
Answered By: tguk143 - 10/17/2011
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If PIZZA is your biggest agenda. Then OBAMA is screwed. LOL
Answered By: MR.AMeRiCaN - 10/17/2011
 
You didn't mention the part where liberals think they are entitled to other peoples money.
Answered By: The Eagle Is Mad - 10/17/2011
 
Your points are valid.
Answered By: dstr - 10/17/2011
 
Limited or unlimited government.
Answered By: Sean - 10/17/2011
 
Conservatives want to live in 1850. Liberals want to live in 2250.
Answered By: Okie from Methskogee - 10/17/2011
 
Sounds like you already made your mind up. Why bother asking?
Answered By: azaziel - 10/17/2011
 
Then why do Liberals try to tell people what to eat and that they cant smoke and what they should think and do?
Answered By: cry baby liberal - 10/17/2011
 
If you believed in freedom of any kind you wouldnt support government mandated health insurance. Will you cry obstruction when the Supreme Court declares it unconstitutional?
Answered By: Tripp Smith - 10/17/2011
 
"...exploit our natural resources for personal gain... More
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Answered By: kingblue125 - 10/17/2011
 
I thought it was thin crust or thick crust.
Answered By: whoyeah - 10/17/2011
 
Oh gee, that question isn't too one sided.
Answered By: TheBard20 - 10/17/2011
 
Why would I even try to contradict? You've made your mind up. OK, hope you get exactly what you wish for. You won't have time to scream when they come for you. Mao thanks you from the grave.
Answered By: Don't Fear The Reaper - 10/17/2011
 
Is your brainwash cleaned yet? lol... More
Answered By: jeffery d - 10/17/2011
 
Liberals believe the function of government is to provide services and facilities for the common good of all the people. Conservatives believe the function of government is to not to govern except to suppress the will of the people who threaten the profits and status of the wealthy
Answered By: ColdWarrior - 10/17/2011
 
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