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text New York mayor charged over same-sex weddings by reposts
NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — The mayor of this village was charged yesterday with 19 criminal counts for performing weddings for gay couples, an act of defiance that thrust the small community into the center of the national debate over same-sex marriage. Jason West was charged with solemnizing marriages for couples who had no licenses, a misdemeanor, said Ulster County District Attorney Donald Williams....
Posted: Wed Mar 3, 2004 10:40AM
text Gay Couples Begin Marrying In Portland Ore. by 365gay
(Portland, Oregon) Dozens of same-sex couples, many who lined up overnight in a cold rain, began filing into the Multnomah County clerk's office this morning to apply for marriage licenses. "We will not allow discrimination to continue," proclaimed commissioner Lisa Naito, at a news conference with other county officials....
Posted: Wed Mar 3, 2004 10:36AM
text CALIFORNIA SAFE SCHOOLS POSTS KIDS HEALTH ALERT! by CONSUMER ALERT
CHILDREN'S RINGS RECALLED -CONTAIN HIGH LEVELS OF LEAD!...
Posted: Wed Mar 3, 2004 8:41AM
text Events Being Planned for G8 Summit in Georgia by G8 Carnival Committee
Here is an update of events planned leading up to, and surrounding the G8 summit on Sea Island in Georgia in June 2004. More details about these events will be posted on the g8carnival committee website at http://www.g8carnival.org and the Atlanta Indymedia website http://www.atlanta.indymedia.org and Activist Calander....
Posted: Tue Mar 2, 2004 11:47AM
text Everything but Ralphing: Dems respond to Nader’s candidacy by Seven Oaks
If you turn south, squint your eyes, and open you ears, you can hear the not-so-faint sound of establishment liberals gritting their teeth. Ralph Nader’s decision last week to take a third run at the presidency has provoked a complicated collective temper tantrum that is interesting not just for its manifestations of plain-and-simple, ugly nastiness, but also for the way in which it has divided liberals into varying shades of Nader haters -- from the quiet regret of former supporters like Sus...
Posted: Tue Mar 2, 2004 10:23AM
text Updates about the Puerto Rican Movement by ProLibertad
The ProLibertad Freedom Campaign has updated our website for the month of March and we wanted to call attention to the following updates!!...
Posted: Mon Mar 1, 2004 10:48PM
image The Problem with Anarchist Ego by Jeff 'Free' Luers 120_winter04web.jpg by Friends of Free
It seems that more and more anarchist publications are becoming breeding grounds for self-promoting pompous drivel. Perpetuating a cycle of discord not only among fellow anarchists, but others who could be our allies if only our heads weren’t stuck so far up our arses....
Posted: Mon Mar 1, 2004 5:44PM
text "I Was Kidnaped"--Aristide by tbwt
"I was kidnaped by U.S. Marines and forced to leave Haiti," Jean-Bertrand Aristide told Congresswoman Maxine Waters in a phone call Monday morning from the Central African Republic. "I did not resign." Photo: President Aristide lofting flag during bicentennial celebration....
Posted: Mon Mar 1, 2004 10:24AM
text We are pagan and we vote! (explanation) by The Order of Whiteoak
In the memory of all those who will be casting their votes in November of 2004, there has been no administration whose policies and actions have been more antithetical to the tenets of Druidic faith than those of George W. Bush....
Posted: Sun Feb 29, 2004 11:24PM
text Hacktivists Deface Dare.com in Act of Electronic Civil Disobedience by LaughingReallyLoudy
Hackers have targeted dare.com in political protest of the criminalization of marijuana, the hypocrisy of the war on drugs, and the indoctrination of today's youth through the DARE program....
Posted: Sun Feb 29, 2004 10:53PM
text Help Stop Cuts to Higher Education in Florida by Steve Payne
A grassroots coalition of student groups has formed in Tallahassee, Florida to combat cuts to higher education and tuition increases. Please visit our website and sign the petition....
Posted: Sun Feb 29, 2004 4:49PM
text Liberal alternative to Drudge launches... by Michael Barton
A team of fresh-out-of-college progessives have teamed up to launch the liberal alternative to Drudge: The Raw Story (www.rawstory.com)....
Posted: Sun Feb 29, 2004 9:49AM
text The Stolen Lives Project Needs Your Help! by Karen M
Volunteers needed to help research and write summaries of deaths at the hands of law enforcement...
Posted: Sat Feb 28, 2004 9:55PM
text Let Haiti Live by brightpathvideo
March 2003 appearance of "Let Haiti Live" members discussing the devastating effects of US sasnctions on Haiti. This is still a timely check on why things are so difficult in Haiti....
Posted: Sat Feb 28, 2004 7:51PM
image SpecialK MoveMent Has and IS IN The Public Interest ! 120_djkman_or_mammon.jpg by CultureJamCleveland
ABB VoteSlave? or Act Be-Bold Vote to SAVE-Emerging BuildingBloc,By,For & IN the "Public Interest." Man or Mammon? Conviction or Expediency? People Policies or Power & Polls,I see? Can Dems Clean UP Corporate, Cash and Carry Country as a Club Clique, Collaboration to Keep Civic-Minded concerned constituencies Heads,Hearts and-HANDS OFF!,the Executive Branch,People of the Web-need to be a Jammin' Just Jury to make sure relevance Of Jeffersonian roots don't commit Hari-Kerry....
Posted: Sat Feb 28, 2004 12:17PM
text QUEERS: National Day of Rallies Called for May 17th by The Ghost of Harvey Milk
2ND NATIONAL DAY OF RALLIES CALLED IN RESPONSE TO PRESIDENT'S ANTI-GAY AMENDMENT DRIVE...
Posted: Sat Feb 28, 2004 2:39AM
text New Paltz, New York enters same-sex marriage debate by repost
A small New York college town may soon become the center of debate over same-sex marriages....
Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2004 7:04PM
text New School of America in Washington State by Bubba
Apparently Rumsfeld wishes to double the number of foreign soldiers he can train as human rights abusers...
Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2004 6:10PM
text Priest Enters Fifth Week Protesting SOAW in Jail by sa
Fr. Joe Mullligan extends his fast in jail to a no timelimit barrier as he protests his imprisonment for protesting the School of the Assassins/WHISC....
Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2004 1:38PM
text Gay couples sue in L.A., Fla. to marry by p-out
Two new same-sex marriage cases popped up in different parts of the United States this week -- one of which may have questionable merit....
Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2004 7:14AM