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'Good,' Says Elizabeth Warren, After Billionaire Right-Winger Peter Thiel Says She's 2020 Democrat He Is 'Most Scared By'

Originally published at http://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/07/16/good-says-elizabeth-warren-after-billionaire-right-winger-peter-thiel-says-shes-2020

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“You know,” Thiel said, “I think she’s the one who’s actually talking about the economy, which is the only thing that I think—the thing that I think matters by far the most.”
Thiel started to say that the economy is the ONLY thing that matters.
Wow, what a clear clue into the mind of a billionaire.

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Well he would say that wouldn’t he.

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/peter-thiel-women-democracy_n_5747079be4b03ede4413f6f5

Is this the oligarchy’s way of signalling that if they can’t get Biden, Harris or Buttigieg, they’d be okay with Warren?

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Sanders calls himself a democratic socialist while Warren says she believes in capitalism. Warren’s proposals include a lot of federal government regulation as well as federal programs while Sanders democratic socialism includes many federal programs but also permeates systemically with emphasis on things like cooperation and sharing at all levels local to national. Warren seems to connect better with women and Sanders with People of Color. Ideas from both resonate with most people in the middle and lower classes and obviously not with the rich and corporatists.

Whoever comes out of the primaries, I kinda like to see a mix of these approaches, but things need to be applied pretty quickly, and ultimately we need a full transformation.

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Warren/Sanders 2020!!!

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Sanders brung her to this dance, he should lead the ticket. However, Warren could better serve the nation in Munchkin’s (aka Mnuchin) position, Secretary of the Treasury.

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Thiel should be much more afraid of Bernie. No candidate has come even close to telling billionaires that he’s coming after their inordinate wealth and power like Senator Sanders.

For example, he scared Jeff Bezos into giving Amazon workers starting pay of $15/hour.

Meanwhile, Senator Warren did one hell of a job scolding a wells Fargo CEO. But a scolding didn’t do squat in terms of changing the Wells Fargo business model.

See the difference, Thiel?

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No the one democrat that scares the hell out of Peter is…wait for it: BERNIE!

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BINGO!

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Love it.

Ernst Rohm is vehemently against Warren because she understands the actual workings of Wall Street and the crony capitalists and would know exactly how to go for the innards.

You know, I am not supposed to mention something about the rich creep who hates her.
Fascism may wear a coat of varied colors. Ooops! They’re monitoring me.

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The only scary thing about Elizabeth Warren is that she will lose to Trump. Bernie is the only one of the current candidates who can beat him. Warren is too much of an east coast liberal/Harvard Professor to appeal to swing state voters and massive numbers of POCs. Bernie is a man of the People who has been consistent his entire adult life. E.W. was a Republican until 1996. She is not strong on Medicare for All; she has voted for 2/3 of Trump’s massive military budgets, etc. #Bernie/Tulsi2020#

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The Economy is only important to the uber wealthy that are making massive amts of money from what happens at the top . The average citizen is unaffected by the economy , Though this is unknown to the 45 supporters .

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I think Warren may be the only one that can get away with laughing trump down to size.

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He’s right. She has the bona fides to deal with the financial world because she’s been studying it all her academic life. No other candidate knows as much as she does about how the financial world socks it to the average American, and none of the others know what to do about it as well as she does. Indeed, of the four top candidates, she is the one most qualified to go after people like Thiel.

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She has been campaigning through the midwest and has been attracting large crowds. By the time the election rolls around, she will be well known and enough people will know what she plans to do for them. They know that Wall St. is not their friend and if the banks make their displeasure loud enough, the middle westerners will be able to figure out that she is their best bet. Those who won’t figure that out have no intention of voting for any Democrat at all.

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In fact Bernie scares him so much he’s afraid to acknowledge it

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Sounds like the opposite.

Warren dosn’t have an original thought , she has to steal Bernie’s Ideas ,now she is stealing Bernie’s "I welcome their Hate " campaign. I wonder who contacted Thiel to get him to make that statement.