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Thomas Jefferson

"I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend."
Thomas Jefferson

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BarbaraJean00
BarbaraJean00

There are a few of us left who agree with Jefferson on this one.... unfortunately, the times, they are a changin".
patti22
patti22

I do. I've cut off acquaintances who've expressed that they agreed with the KKK.

But aside from that I'm on good terms with people with a wide range of opinions, backgrounds, and positions. I've been to whole-in-the-wall (literally) bars, and symphonies and enjoyed them both. People are pretty much people.
dailystrength1927
dailystrength1927

"The policy of the American government is to leave their citizens free, neither restraining nor aiding them in their pursuits."
Thomas Jefferson
starbright1949
starbright1949

wowo never thought of that one but the KKK wld be a great issue right there.
PapaPolarBear
PapaPolarBear

I think Jefferson may have been thinking of legitimate discourse, not the crazies.
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