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Mandy Fisher

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Revolution! ... or peaceful protest? What is the best method for change, and why should we be talking about it?

So, you want a revolution.

Is America due for radical change? What changes would you make? How would you go about making them? What methods bring real results?

And finally, what do you believe is the breaking point for revolution/rebellion?

My opinion to come shortly.


Closing Statement from Mandy Fisher

The conversation may be closed, but the topic is only beginning to brew. Thank you all for your comments. Let's continue the conversation, and perhaps we'll find we arrive at a feasible solution.

Until next time...

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    Aug 25 2013: Hi Mandy. I've wondered about the same thing. I like Revolution. Peaceful protest isn't enough. A real revolution begins inside; at the individual level. You have to be the change you wish to see in the world, to paraphrase Ghandi. Education would need more attention. Change has to have some practical aspects and respectable references that can appeal to the most people. An example may be to track all your personal financial transactions to the penny and only spend primarily on necessities and as frugally as possible. I'd say wasteful and non productive businesses would start dropping out first. The government and businesses will be forced to conform to a well informed public once educated and able to a critical point.
    • Aug 27 2013: good talk man i like how u analyze the points of views ,,i will be honored honored to have you through skype feel free justin to add me my ID is ( fatehi.selwi)
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      Aug 28 2013: I agree Justin. The question is how to stir the pot, how to start the mechanism for evolution. It is true, we must be the change we wish to see in the world, but can we do more? Can we live by example and make a movement for the better good? How?
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        Aug 28 2013: You bring up a good point. What could stir the pot? I would say the last thing we need is another group saying "change". Knowledge abounds in this modern world with no practical system to implement what knowledge suggests. Maybe a lack of empathy is the culprit, and with empathy the pot could be stirred in the most ethical way. Maybe with empathy a movement can disarm all the cliques that may claim ownership to a certain set of intelligent ideas under the banner of empathic reasonability.

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