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Republicans and Democrats joined together on the steps of this Capitol

Please, define Republicans and Democrates, what are they? :mad:

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Republicans and Democrats joined together on the steps of this Capitol

Please, define Republicans and Democrates, what are they? :mad:

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In the US, the two major political parties are the Democratic Party and the Republican Party. In general, the former is left (liberal) to center and the latter is center to right (conservative), although southern Democrats tend to be more conservative than other Democrats.
 
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Need a little more help. :)

As you define those two parties with two new words 'liberal' and 'conservatives', I want you to please define them in your own words pluse give me two or more sentence example of these words in a political context so I will understand them clearly. :0)
 

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ProudToBeMuslim said:
Need a little more help. :)

As you define those two parties with two new words 'liberal' and 'conservatives', I want you to please define them in your own words pluse give me two or more sentence example of these words in a political context so I will understand them clearly. :0)

I will do that, but I must first provide a statement that the parties are not homogeneous and there is considerable overlap around the middle of the spectrum of political thought.

Republicans tend to prefer smaller government (both in numbers of social programs and extent of government intrusion into local affairs). They would tend to be for lower taxes, fewer government regulations, and strict interpretation of the US Constitution. Republicans tend to be pro-business, support a strong defense, and individual responsibility.

Democrats tend to prefer larger government (more social programs and more government regulation). They would tend to be for higher taxes (and distribution of wealth form higher income people to lower income people), more government regulation (to force compliance with broader goals), and a proactive interpretation of the US Constitution (to correct perceived inequities in the system). Democrats tend to be pro-labor (including labor unions), support more moderate defense sepnding, and collective responsibility.
 

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I believe it's BB code, not HTML. ;-)
 

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I believe it's BB code, not HTML. ;-)

I hate to ask what the difference is. :?
 
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tdol said:
I believe it's BB code, not HTML. ;-)

Since Mike don't know difference b/w them we can use it interchangeably. :p :mad:

btw you are right they are BB codes having similar syntax as HTML. ;)
 
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MikeNewYork said:
tdol said:
I believe it's BB code, not HTML. ;-)

I hate to ask what the difference is. :?


You can say BB codes are a derivative of html codes but with a more simpler syntax. Maintaining page layouts with HTML is difficult whereas it is simpler and easier in BB (Bulletin Board) codes.
 

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ProudToBeMuslim said:
tdol said:
I believe it's BB code, not HTML. ;-)

Since Mike don't know difference b/w them we can use it interchangeably. :p :mad:

btw you are right they are BB codes having similar syntax as HTML. ;)

Mike doesn't.....use them....

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ProudToBeMuslim said:
MikeNewYork said:
tdol said:
I believe it's BB code, not HTML. ;-)

I hate to ask what the difference is. :?


You can say BB codes are a derivative of html codes but with a more simpler syntax. Maintaining page layouts with HTML is difficult whereas it is simpler and easier in BB (Bulletin Board) codes.

Either simpler or more simple, not more simpler.

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MikeNewYork said:
tdol said:
I believe it's BB code, not HTML. ;-)

I hate to ask what the difference is. :?

BB uses [] instead of <> to enclose commands. ;-)
 

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