John O'Hagan | 1200 signatures were collected and presented to Ed Towns. Afterwards, Middle East expert Stuart Schaar explained how oil was a central motive for the invasion and continued presence of U.S. troops in Iraq. more... 1 Comments
Willie Mays | From Alternet. Full article is at http://alternet.org/environment/64562/?page=entire more... 4 Comments
Paul Werner | Nancy Pelosi's pal wants to put up a vanity museum on national parkland more... 0 Comments
Sleepwalk | Digitally blurred images from protests or other actions which can incriminate the people involved are not safe to post publicly. Police now can unscramble the encryption behind this security device. more... 1 Comments
WSQT Guerrilla Radio 87.9 FM in DC | On Wednesday, Oct 10, WSQT guerrilla Radio broadcast a call for boycotting the 2008 election. Why? Because elections are a hoax, and US democracy is a lie!In 2006, the American people overwhelmingly voted for peace, and what did US "democracy" deliver? The SURGE was US Democracy's response.
Thomas Riggins | A review of chapter 12 "The Sorcerer's Apprentice"-- Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom, The Great Leap Forward, Sino/Soviet Spit more... 0 Comments
Henk Ruyssenaars + BBC | "False testimony is of the devil, because he is responsible for malice and is the father of evil and lies." - 'Priest' Christian Von Wernich, who was sentenced to life time in jail for passing information to police torturers and killers in secret detention centres. more... 0 Comments
Friend of Brad Will | Vicente Fox appearance disrupted by questions about Oaxaca and Brad Will. more... 23 Comments
Thomas Riggins | Evidence shows that Bush's charges against Iran are mostly trumped up more... 0 Comments
Naturelover | Don Fisher, the multi-billionaire founder of Gap, Inc. and "personal friend" of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, wants to build a 100,000 square foot museum for his personal art collection in the Presidio National Park. The deadline for public comments on the scope of the Environmental Impact Statement for Fisher's proposed big box museum is Monday, October 15.
Campaign to End the Death Penalty, Harlem | With the death penalty in question nationally, four activists in the fight for abolition -- Barbara Becnel (collaborator with Stan "Tookie" Williams), Rev. Earl Kooperkamp (pastor at St. Marys Church), Yusef Salaam (wrongfully convicted in the Central Park Jogger case) and Harold Wilson (exonerated from Penn. death row in 2005) -- meet on Oct. 19 in Harlem to tell their stories, discuss our broken criminal justice system, and debate what the next steps for the movement are. more... 0 Comments
bill van auken | The Democratic leadership in Congress is preparing to introduce new legislation this week that would permanently legalize the Bush administration’s warrantless domestic surveillance, while possibly providing a blanket amnesty for private telecommunications firms that helped the Bush administration illegally spy on their own customers.
www.infowars.com | “A license shall not be granted if the applicant…is a Jew.”
NorthEast (A) Network Media Committee | On Oct. 19-21 The North East Anarchist Network is calling for two
Educators for Mumia | German linguist, Michael Schiffmann (University of Heidelberg), has disclosed his discovery of 26 photographs, taken by press photographer Pedro Polakoff, which suggest more evidence that basic investigative protocol was violated by police from the earliest moments of the killing.
breaking the bank | If you have any interest in confronting the World Bank and IMF in DC this
Revolution Books | Lewis Lapham, author of Pretensions to Empire: Notes on the Criminal Folly of the Bush Administration, will be appearing at Revolution Books to answer questions about his recent book, his other works, and his thoughts on the state of the world. more... 0 Comments
Thomas Riggins | Its "funny" how so many elderly are denied their benefits by the long term care industry. more... 0 Comments
Hussein Al-alak, The Iraq Solidarity Campaign | Within the past few months, there have also been reports of the neglect that troops are facing, when dealing with issues relating to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, compensation claims when injured in conflicts and the slamming statement by General Mike Jackson, when he referred to the post invasion plans within Iraq, as being “intellectually bankrupt”.
bill van auken | In a succession of voice votes that were barely covered by the major media, the Democratic-led Senate has overwhelmingly approved approximately half a trillion dollars for the 2008 fiscal budgets funding the Pentagon’s war machine and global US intelligence operations.
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