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text Kerry and Bush, same incoherence by repost, Ali Abunimah, Electronic Iraq
The irony here is that the presidential campaign is itself a factor limiting debate on some of the most crucial issues facing the American people, including the occupation of Iraq. It may be the tragedy of US politics that no one can say that the war is lost until popular revulsion at a stream of flag-draped coffins coming back from Iraq, makes that conclusion unavoidable....
Posted: Thu May 13, 2004 6:30PM
text BJP Racists FInally Voted Out by adsa
In a stunning electoral verdict, the BJP-led NDA was today voted out of power to pave the way for the return of the Congress Party at the helm of the national affairs after eight years in wilderness....
Posted: Thu May 13, 2004 8:34AM
image Unemployment Benefit Ext Fails by 1 vote: Kerry's 120_anybodybutbush.jpg by ben frank
yesterday the Senate passed a $170 corp tax cut bill.... Maria Cantwell of Wash offered an amendment to include extending unemployemnt benefits to over 1 million workers.... and it missed by one vote 59-40. (it needed 60 to pass) Kerry was the only Senator not to vote, he was campaigning in Kentucky. Shouldn't this have any Kerry supporter rethinking their position... is anybody but bush really a good strategy- will Kerry be any better?...
Posted: Wed May 12, 2004 11:49AM
text Nader Supports Industrial Hemp as a Renewable Resource by repost
In October, 2001, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued a rule banning the sale of foods produced from industrial hemp. The Hemp Industries Association (HIA) sued to force the DEA to rescind its rule, and last February they won their case in a unanimous 3-0 decision by the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. In a continuing waste of taxpayer money, however, the U.S. Department of Justice has petitioned for a rehearing of the HIA v. DEA decision by the full Ninth Circuit, asse...
Posted: Mon May 10, 2004 11:11PM
text Kerry announces stunning policy change by David Brink
How Kerry will prevent another scandal like the current one regarding the photos taken at the Abu Ghraib prison....
Posted: Sun May 9, 2004 5:41PM
text RAVAGE THE RNC: Take the Streets, Take Control! by RNC DA
Call for Direct Action at the Republican National Convention in New York City August 29th - September 4th 2004...
Posted: Sat May 8, 2004 8:37PM
text Beyond Voting: electoral politics, anarchist organizing and developing strategy by Chris Crass
Essay exploring ways that radicals and anarchists can engage with and intervene in electoral politics with the goal of building the power of movements regardless of who is elected....
Posted: Wed May 5, 2004 8:11PM
text John Kerry Tells Audience He Doesnt Give Shit About Palestinians by haaretz
"...he of course also emphasized that he would never pressure Israel, would not force it to negotiate with an unreliable partner..."...
Posted: Mon May 3, 2004 4:31PM
text Secret Service Wants Blackboxvoting.org by p
April 29th, 2004 From http://www.blackboxvoting.org The Secret Service Wants Your Name: Will "subpeona" this web site By Bev Harris And by the way, they read every word. Hi, agent Mike. This "investigation" no longer passes the stink test. He says not to tell folks about the "investigating" they are doing. I have cooperated ad nauseum to this absurd investigation of the "VoteHere hack" which looks to me like it is something entirely diff...
Posted: Sat May 1, 2004 3:06PM
image RNC googlebomb and rncnotwelcome.org update 120_webbanner.jpguxpmrk.jpg by www.rncnotwelcome.org
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Posted: Wed Apr 28, 2004 6:05PM
text Why Bother To Protest The DNC? by bl(A)ck tea society
Why should I bother?...
Posted: Sat Apr 24, 2004 2:04PM
text California, Decertify Paperless Voting Machines by p.
California, Decertify Paperless Voting Machines Contributed by Electronic Frontier Foundation On April 21 & 22, the California Secretary of State's Voting Systems and Procedures Panel will decide whether to decertify paperless electronic voting systems before the November election. The call for decertification arose in California following the disenfranchisement of thousands of California voters during the Marc...
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2004 3:47PM
text Phone/Email blockade of pro-draft Senator! by refusenik
Email and Phone blockade this pro-draft Senator! Www.hagel.senate.gov, 202-224-4224, 402-758-8981...
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2004 1:09PM
audio Anti-war electoral candidate speaks to British railworkers (audio/ogg 4.4mb) by Chris Edwards
On 16th April 2004, Michael Lavalette, an electoral candidate for the new anti-racist, anti-war party RESPECT spoke at a fringe meeting at a national meeting of the railworkers' union RMT...
Posted: Sun Apr 18, 2004 12:33PM
text 4/17 on, Remaining Book Tour Dates for Amy Goodman by Democracy Now
Amy Goodman, host of the national daily radio/TV program Democracy Now! is on a national tour to mark the launch of her first book, "The Exception to the Rulers: Exposing Oily Politicians, War Profiteers, and the Media That Love Them" (co-written with her brother, journalist David Goodman.) The tour includes fundraisers for Pacifica radio stations and affiliates that carry Democracy Now!...
Posted: Sat Apr 17, 2004 1:55PM
text On College Campuses, Bush Losing Stronghold by Institute of Politics, Andy Solomon
Highly independent and centrist, the college student is concerned about Iraq, Gay Marriage, and Job Opportunities -- and Bush has lost significant support....
Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2004 7:53PM
image COUNTER CONVENTION. ORG LAUNCHES WEB-BASED PROTEST TOOLS JUST IN TIME FOR THE RNC 120_counterconvention_dot_org.jpg by CounterConvention.org Collective
New York City is gearing up for massive protests around the Republican National Convention slated for August 29th through September 4th. Everyone from community based organizations to unions to faith-based-groups to global justice activists is preparing for this epic event. CounterConvention.org is a website designed to help facilitate communication and resources for all those opposed to the RNC....
Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2004 11:14AM
text April 17 Dick Cheney/NRA Convention Call to Action by POG NRA working group
From April 16-18th, The National Rifle Association will hold their annual meetings in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Dick Cheney is scheduled as their keynote speaker. As the billboards they’ve plastered Pittsburgh with so aptly say, “4 acres of guns and gear”. In response, hundreds of people from our region will be gathering to protest what the NRA stands for....
Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2004 10:47AM
video Rail union RMT supports new anti-war coalition in Britain (video/x-pn-realvideo 17.6mb) by Chris Edwards
Local branches of the British Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) are supporting the new anti-war coalition RESPECT....
Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2004 8:05AM