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How Can We The People Get ‘Too Big To Fails’ To Sit Down And Negotiate With Us In Good Faith? “When You Impede The Rich Man’s Ability To Make Money, Anything Is Negotiable” – Martin Luther King. “OCCUPY MOVEMENTS” Are Prime Examples Of King’s Advisory (Despite MSM Malignantly Ignoring Them). GOP/Dem Chasing The Hispanic Vote! Dems Do Promote ‘Dream Act’, But That’s Little More Than Military “Russian Roulette” For Hispanics – Although Most Hispanic Leaders Miss The Point (Don’t Ask Me Why)! Republicans Promise Hispanics Little And Offer None. In Summation, We The People Must Take Responsibility For Our Own Progress Because Both Major Parties Are OWNED BY BIG BIZ! WAKE UP!

AMY GOODMAN: You knew Dr. King?
BALDEMAR VELÁSQUEZ: Dr. King had seemed to message us that the civil rights movement was just not about black people, it was about poor people, that it was a class issue, and that all poor people needed to unite to fight against the disparity in our incomes, in our economy in this country. The discussion came down to, how do we as poor people, who have nothing, who have no power, who have no money, we can’t influence people—how do we compel the world’s largest corporations, like Campbell Soup Co., Heinz USA, the manufacturers that—whose tomatoes we picked and cucumbers we picked—how do we compel them to sit down and talk to us poor people who have nothing? And the response was that when you impede the rich man’s ability to make money, anything is negotiable. So, every campaign that we do is focused on trying to figure out what is the leverage there. Continue reading

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