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Medea Benjamin-Code Pink Peace Ribbon Campaign

Think Peace | Medea Benjamin, a co-founder of the Code Pink Alert organization describes Code Pink Alert’s Peace Ribbon Campaign
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Iraq Escalation: The World Reacts

IMCista | Bush Speech Text || Translation of Bush Speech

Protest in Harlem, 1/11 || Vox Pop Organizes Protest, 1/11 || Sheehan and Chomsky to Bush: Troops Out Now || Iran Next? || Red Flags: Peace Movement Must Also Escalate || OnNYTurf: The Same Old Ho-Hum || Jackson Heights Protests

LA: Military Families Speak Out || Houston Protests || Santa Cruz || Portland

What They Did Then: Nixon, Cambodia, and Kent State more...  0 Comments

Protest the Escalation of the Iraq War

kilroy | Following an announcement by president Bush that his administration plans to escalate the Iraq War, protests are planned at two recruitment centers in Manhattan. more...  0 Comments

US raids Iran consulate (so it begins)

tom in manhattan | ARBIL, Iraq (AFP) - US troops have raided Iran's consulate in the northern Iraqi city of Arbil and arrested five employees, an Iranian diplomat said on condition of anonymity. more...  0 Comments

Iraq vets, Cindy Sheehan, Chomsky tell Bush: Out of Iraq Now!

Out Now | “BUSH’S POLICY in Iraq is: when in a hole, dig deeper,” says Anthony Arnove, author of Iraq: The Logic of Withdrawal and initiating signatory of a widely circulated online statement demanding immediate withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq. more...  0 Comments

Bush's Speech Translation

Nick | > Good evening. Tonight in Iraq, the Armed Forces of the United States are engaged in a struggle that will determine the direction of the global war on terror ­ and our safety here at home.

I'll leave that in future tense since it hasn't started yet. more...  1 Comments

Bush Threatens Iran

tom in manhattan | carrier strike force being sent more...  8 Comments

Text of Bush Escalation Address

GWB | We go forward with trust that the author of liberty will guide us through these trying hours. Thank you and good night. more...  0 Comments

Bush’s Iraq Strategy for 2007: A Second Civil War ... Or Genocide?

AK Gupta | After all the study groups and reports, an electoral repudiation, months of deliberation and hundreds of thousands dead, the Bush administration Iraq policy debate boils down to this: choosing between genocide against Sunni Arabs – a strategy known as the “80 percent solution” – or fomenting a second civil war, this one a Shia-on- Shia death match [Read More]. || More Coverage From the Indypendent: Sadrists || Casualties || Escalation || Anti-War Dems Say Yes ... To Empire more...  2 Comments

WED 1/10: Rally at Jackson Heights Army Recruiting Center vs. Bush's "troop surge"

World Can't Wait/NYC & Queens Antiwar Cmte | Rally against "troop surge," 5pm - 7pm today at 82nd & Roosevelt, Jackson Heights more...  0 Comments

Daniel Ellsberg: “Bush is Dangerous. He has to Go!”

William Hughes | Daniel Ellsberg of “Pentagon Papers” fame was one of the riveting speakers at an event at the National Press Club, in Washington, D.C., held on Jan. 4, 2007. It was sponsored by the World Can’t Wait organization. Ellsberg said that President George W. Bush and V.P. Dick Cheney have to go. He labeled Bush “dangerous!” He urged activists to push for a two pronged Congressional strategy: First, to cut off all funding for the Iraqi War; and, secondly, to investigate the serial crimes of the Bush-Cheney Gang. more...  6 Comments

Reflections on the Murder of Saddam Hussein

Thomas Riggins | Killing of Saddam only shows that the American client government in the Green Zone lacks any moral credibility. more...  2 Comments

Pfc. Steven D. Green, Golf and the Burning Bush

Karen Fish | Golf is like life only on a larger scale. more...  0 Comments

Stop the War - March 24th - Boston Common

Greater Boston Stop the Wars Coalition | Stop the War! Troops Home Now!
March 24th
Boston Common.
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Outing the Constitutional Criminals

populist | The purpose of the personal income tax is to redistribute wealth upward and to control the civil society. The purpose of the Federal Reserve is to redistribute the wealth upward and to control the civil society. The receivers of the redistributed wealth and the controllers of the society are the private owners of the Federal Reserve -- not the government.
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CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: NYC Grassroots Media Conference - Feb 24, 2007 at New School University

NYC Grassroots Media Coalition | This year, the NYC Grassroots Media Conference seeks to ask: What are the common threads inherent in our global struggles for social change and how does media contribute to our understanding of the root causes of injustice faced by world communities? From educating ourselves and our government leaders to spreading our messages and recruiting broader and more diverse constituencies into our campaigns, media is central to the struggle for social justice. Therefore, the fight for better access to and representation in the media is essential for advancing peace and justice both at home and abroad.

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The US Navy: Recruiting in NYC AOL Chat Rooms?

Jason Gooljar | A quick glance at NavyRecruiterNYC profile on AOL tells us that "If you reading this profile already that means something you doing aint working for you!!! If you need school money, a new start or like myself just needed some guidance hit me up, im your girl". more...  0 Comments

"Worse than a Civil War: Kofi Annan

Die Zeit | The US govertnment sees the increasing violence in Iraq merely as a "new phase." Annan is convinced the Iraqi question can only be solved with the cooperation of neighboring countries and the international community. The Iraqis themselves must agree on the constitution and the just distribution of oil- and tax revenues. more...  0 Comments

U.S. and Rest of West Termed Land with World's Poorest Human Rights Record

Johnny Dangerously | The United States and other Western countries admonish other countries as if they were "human rights judges", but this is the height of sarcasm reminding one of a thief crying "stop the thief!" Noting that social vices of all descriptions fostered by the idea of money-almighty and misanthropy prevail and social inequality is virtually getting serious as the days go by in those countries: more...  0 Comments

January 27 - March on Washington, Buses from Paramus and Teaneck

Bergen Peace and Justice Coalition | The People Have Spoken, Now Congress Must Act

On January 27, 2007 people from every corner of the country will gather in Washington, DC, in massive numbers to remind the new Congress that we elected them to end the war in Iraq and to bring the troops home now.

Now is the time to make your travel plans to Washington! The Bergen Peace and Justice Coalition and the Teaneck Peace and Justice Coalition are sponsoring buses from Paramus and Teaneck. more...  0 Comments

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