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RNC ’08: Pit Bulls On Parade

Alan Goodman | If you thought, in the wake of the nightmare of the Bush years, and the euphoria of the Democratic Convention, that the political pendulum in the USA was swinging to the “left”…

If you thought that the Bush regime was so widely and bitterly hated that a repackaged version couldn’t seriously contend for the presidency…

If you thought that the Christian fundamentalist theocrats were passé…

Then you got a shocking wake up call from the Republican National Convention. more...  0 Comments

Behold the Palin Horse!

Ceres Smith | A rider and horse has appeared on the political survivor to save the Bush Party and the forces of climate change. She is none other than Sarah Palin, the Alaska governor, who has been pushing to drill even in nature preserves more...  0 Comments

McKinney-Clemente On Ballot in NY-Celebrate and Organize THIS WEDNESDAY

forwarded by Skinny John | Congratulations to everyone who worked so hard all summer long to get us on
the ballot. Now we have to hit the ground running to make the most of the 8
weeks left until Election Day. more...  15 Comments

RNC/DNC Reportback-- Sunday, Sept. 14th @ 6pm

Salonista | The corporate media reported tear gas and mass arrests, but the reality of what happened on the streets of Denver and Minneapolis/St. Paul is less apparent. Join us this upcoming Sunday at the Salon @ St. Mark's Church for photos, video footage, legal updates, firsthand reports, and analysis from both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions. more...  1 Comments

Michael Moore, Who Will You Campaign for Eight Years from Today?

Sean Fenley | Many prominent liberals now support Barack Obama, though he has shown us some evidence that his administration will be a Clinton presidency II. more...  1 Comments

The Criminal Cruelty to Animals of Gov Sarah Palin

ARC | the small town mayor who received 616 votes was fasttracked to the governor's
chair by big oil, vote fraud, trophy hunters, and war profiteers more...  5 Comments

Support Eric McDavid Tour!

NYC Anarchist Black Cross Federation | Eric McDavid was arrested on January 13, 2006, as a direct result of government infiltration and entrapment and is now serving a sentence of almost 20 years in prison. Join us for refreshments and to learn about Eric's case, entrapment, the use of informants and government repression in general. more...  0 Comments

Breaking: RNC 8 Charged with "Conspiracy to Riot in Furtherance of Terrorism"

Twin Cities | Ramsey County Prosecutors have formally charged 8 alleged leaders of the RNC Welcoming Committee with Conspiracy to Riot in Furtherance of Terrorism. Monica Bicking, Eryn Trimmer, Luce Guillen Givins, Erik Oseland, Nathanael Secor, Robert Czernik, Garrett Fitzgerald, and Max Spector, face up to 7 1/2 years in prison under the terrorism enhancement charge which allows for a 50% increase in the maximum penalty. more...  4 Comments

Joy of Resistance on electoral symbolism vs. structural change on WBAI Thursday

Joy of Resistance | Joy of Resistance examines electoral symbolism vs. structural change on WBAI radio 11 a.m. Thursday
more...  0 Comments

Help Needed for RNC Arrestees from New York

@ friend | After an exciting day of diverse actions against the RNC in St. Paul yesterday:( Several NYC Anarchists are facing trumped up felony charges. Bail will likely be set at around $8,000 (possibly more) for each person facing felony charges. We are asking people to help raise bail money for our comrades, the NYC Anarchist Black Cross will be collecting funds to send to those doing legal support in Minneapolis. more...  6 Comments

Sept. 13 DISCUSSIOIN — "The 2008 Election: What's Really At Stake?"

The Indypendent Staff | Featuring some of today's leading journalists, this crucial event will examine the political and economic impact of a McCain or Obama presidency, the role of media in the election and how concerned citizens should relate to the electoral process. Featuring Naomi Klein, Jeremy Scahill, Roberto Lovato, Laura Flanders and Malia Lazu. more...  0 Comments

Angela Davis urges release of 'Omaha Two' convicted with COINTELPRO dirty tricks

Michael Richardson | University of California professor and internationally acclaimed political prisoner advocate Angela Davis will make another trip to Lincoln, Nebraska to meet with Ed Poindexter and Mondo we Langa who are imprisoned in the state maximum security penitentiary. more...  0 Comments

NOLA prison evacuation accountability. again.

forwarded by Skinny John | INCITE! New Orleans tells us that women prisoners are being shipped to Angola
State Prison, an infamous maximum security men's prison, rather than to the state
women's facility. This happened last time, and resulted in terrible human rights
abuses. We particularly need the "big" organizations among you to make this call -
but everyone's voice is needed. more...  0 Comments

Today is the Donnell Library's last Day Open before Bloomie Tears it Down

Reb | The Bloomberg administration has sold the Donnell public library to a private luxury hotel developer! The library's final day of operation will be today, Sun. Aug. 31. A solemn day for public trust. more...  3 Comments

Poor People's Campaign Attacked, Anarchist Convergence Center Raided in St Paul

Northeast Anarchist Network | Poor Poor People's Campaign sets up Bushville, attacked on Thursday night.
RNC Welcoming Committee opens convergence center, raided by police tonight. more...  1 Comments

McCain picks for his running mate prowar, pro Alaska drilling, moose huntress

Animal Rights Coalition | McCain picks for his running mate prowar, pro Alaska drilling, moose huntress who has lobbied to
remove polar bears from the endangered species lists and who has not
responded to the world's animal rights community re aerial hunting with helicopters
of Alaska wolves. more...  7 Comments

PSL's La Riva/Puryear Presidential Campaign on the Ballot in New York!

VotePSL | On August 18, the Party for Socialism and Liberation filed with the state's Board of Elections in Albany. The PSL met all of the requirements to be on the ballot for the 2008 presidential elections, including submitting 30,000 signatures -- twice the required number. Millions of working-class people will be able to vote for a socialist alternative in New York State. more...  0 Comments

August 29th 3rd Anniversary NYC Katrina Actions/Fundraiser & Katrina

forwarded by Skinny John | a reminder of the 3rd anniversary of katrina: press conference, rally,
march , vigil & fundraiser.please show up with banners, percussion
instruments, placards, organizational representatives,co-workers,
friends, relatives and neighbors we need your support. more...  0 Comments

Dems & Repubs Need to Restore CDC's Scientific Integrity

Fluoride Action Network | Modern science indicates that consuming fluoride is harmful to health. Yet, the CDC continues to promote and fund fluoridation as a safe way to prevent tooth decay. more...  0 Comments

The result is a crisis in liberal ideology generally

Bret Ascott | The result is a crisis in liberal ideology generally more...  1 Comments

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