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I Have Gotten Hell Over My Political Views

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 128 People

    Americans Largely Silent As Their Nation Is Systematically Destroyed

    I read many sites each day to see what is going on in the news because the tv news and newspapers do not rally cover "real news".   There is a lot of stuff that needs to be gotten out but can only be found on internet.  One of the sites I visit each day...
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 25, 2009

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    Yesss

    It seems, where I live and online as well, as soon as I say the words "more conservative" I get a bunch of crap. Apparently, it's a horrid thing to be more conservative. I get everything about Bush and blah blah blah. Doesn't mean I agree with him! ...
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F 9 Responses Nov 6, 2008

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    Yes, Here and Elsewhere

    Everyone has their right to their opinion. i have an opinion on many things and my political views are, for the main, conservative. i have been told they are unimportant. That i am selfish. That my views don't matter. That i am out of the mainstream. That because i have these...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 9 Responses Dec 23, 2008

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    I still get called out

    for being a rich, selfish pothead with an obsession with sex. #nottrue of me anyhow... But I'm a libertarian, and Dems and Reps will believe anything and everything.
    benjamin111991 benjamin111991 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 3, 2014

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    Alien Reason: Definition Of Government

    See vid: http://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=Occ96K5L3WM&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Ffeature%3Dplayer_detailpage%26v%3DOcc96K5L3WM
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 20, 2013

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    My Political Views

    My Political ViewsI am a right social moderateRight: 4.59, Libertarian: 0.83Political Spectrum QuizI took a test!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 9, 2012

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    An Independent In The South

     i got chewed up for saying the only reason we went to war in iraq was so bush could finish what his father started.and i got chewed out for saying our people up in the capitol are sold to the highest bidder.and have no care for the average person.and that both parties are...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    I'm A Militant Leftist, Who Lives In A Red Racist State!

    Socialist is close enough, though it's really a compliment to me. It's made issues for me at jobs here.  I live in Arizona and most of my friends are Indio and Mexican! Plus I only 'look' a bit latino/native american and Oy Vey if my skin gets sun it tans a little to well for...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2013

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    New Work Site

    My employer recently moved me to another facility. With a new work environment comes new co-workers, management and tempo of work. I am quite liberal. I'm open about it too. Naturally, there is a clique of people who don't have my background and listen to Limbaugh. The radio...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 4 Responses Aug 30, 2012

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    It's Crazy!

    I am a liberal democrat and I live in Texas. So most people around here don't agree with my views. A kid at my high school asked me who I voted for in the election, so of course I said Barack Obama. He then said, "You support abortion!" And I said no but I believe...
    smilingthroughthepain smilingthroughthepain 18-21 6 Responses Nov 11, 2008

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    And Lack of Them

    As a journalist, writing non-biased stories I received death threats due to political extremism here and my failure to communicate their passion into my stories- once got death threats from both sides for the one story about flags of all things. At home, I had Nationalist...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 1, 2008

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    Gotten Hell? That's An Understatement

    I live in the United States of America, and I am a socialist.... Enough said.
    Vexwithanx Vexwithanx 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 16, 2011

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    The Crap I Get For My Views

    Even though I live in the state of Texas, where deadbeat conservatives like Rick "Governor Oops" Perry reign in their own little world, I'm a very progressive person when it comes to politics, and I get so sick from all the GOP worshiping fools who think my views are wrong...
    Fri1991 Fri1991 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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    I think one of the more depressing things I put up with at this point in my life would have to be listening to all these other people around my age - and even years younger - who...
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    It can be extremely difficult to find people who actually have good intentions. I've been taken advantage of so much that I don't take the time out to allow myself to get close to...
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    I wish I could tell you how I feel. it's as if I have duct tape over my mouth, it's always been this way.
    SammiSakura SammiSakura 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I have been through a lot for the past couple of years and I have been judged because of who I am or because of the way I look. I have been bullied for the people I like and why I...
    Nelly2003 Nelly2003 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 22

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    EndTheFatKid EndTheFatKid 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    I am a loner. I am so comfortable being like this that being around people makes me very uncomfortable. I get nervous. I think that they are staring at me. Thinking negative...
    RealmRunner RealmRunner 22-25, F Aug 21

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    Three days into junior year and I've already been in a fight and have been to the office twice...
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    School started for me this week and already I have gotten picked on and bullied quite a bit. People tend to pick on me because I am short and small for my age and bullies tend to...
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    I'm sitting here on the couch next to my husband. He's watching Netflix and I am trying to watch with him. Somehow, I have gotten myself embroiled in a text-based war of some kind...
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