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Time To Call Your Congressional Reps to Demand Hearings on Police Abuse of Journalists

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Yestersday, I spoke at length with congressman Keith Ellison, who represents the people of Minneapolis. He agreed with me, that the treatment of journalists, that he'd seen on videos, was outrageous and inappropriate-- that journalists need to be able to report on protests without fearing arrest. And he promised to discuss and propose the idea of hearings to explore what happened, with John Conyers, head of the House Judiciary committee.

It is time for you to call your representative and senators and insist that hearings be held on the way police treated journalists and peaceful protesters. The police, the national guard, homeland security and the FBI went too for. Hearings must be held to prevent the US from sliding into a police state.
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Rob Kall has spent his adult life as an awakener and empowerer-- first in the field of biofeedback, inventing products, developing software and a music recording label, MuPsych, within the company he founded in 1978-- Futurehealth, and founding, organizing and running 3 conferences: Winter Brain, on Neurofeedback and consciousness, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology (a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, first presenting workshops on it in 1985) and Storycon Summit Meeting on the Art Science and Application of Story-- each the first of their kind.  Then, when he found the process of raising people's consciousness and empowering them to take more control of their lives  one person at a time was too slow, he founded Opednews.com-- which has been the top search result on Google for the terms liberal news and progressive opinion for several years. Rob began his Bottom-up Radio show, broadcast on WNJC 1360 AM to Metro Philly, also available on iTunes, covering the transition of our culture, business and world from predominantly Top-down (hierarchical, centralized, authoritarian, patriarchal, big)  to bottom-up (egalitarian, local, interdependent, grassroots, archetypal feminine and small.) Recent long-term projects include a book, Bottom-up-- The Connection Revolution, debillionairizing the planet and the Psychopathy Defense and Optimization Project. 

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We all should call. But my guess is that the Dems ... by John R Moffett on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 7:55:39 AM
If people don't even try, then you'll sure... by Rob Kall on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 1:10:27 PM
Every phone call equates to 13,000. Our political ... by Mr M on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 5:57:02 PM
picks and shovels........ perhaps axes, sword... by richard on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 6:35:48 PM
all of my "representatives" are Republic... by Ed Martin on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 9:57:45 AM
the house judiciary committee directly and the sen... by Rob Kall on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 9:44:10 PM
for the Patriot Act to be overturned.It is what is... by Kathryn Smith on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 11:20:35 AM
Call Congress anyway!They DO listen to the voices ... by Kathryn Smith on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 11:22:58 AM
I was there in DC in 20003 when some 200,000 of us... by waldopaper on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 7:11:16 PM
I don't have time or patiences for complainers... by Rob Kall on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 9:46:32 PM
Do you think they might even appoint a committee t... by Mark E. Smith on Saturday, Sep 6, 2008 at 1:35:26 AM
This is (obviously) YOUR website. Thus I cannot r... by waldopaper on Saturday, Sep 6, 2008 at 9:18:18 PM
I suggested they look at the videos themselves and... by WML on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 1:32:39 PM
Though contacting legislators, officials, etc. may... by Brent Turner on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 2:52:33 PM
...and no "solution" at all.  What ... by waldopaper on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 5:20:09 PM
also did you hear on tv today on cnn what the gove... by TRADESMAN on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 5:51:47 PM
...or anything like that... is THIS what you'r... by waldopaper on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 6:08:34 PM
   It just about says it all that your c... by robert braunstein on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 9:17:43 PM
Folks, the only way to be GUARANTEED NOT to win th... by Kathryn Smith on Friday, Sep 5, 2008 at 9:56:56 PM
Well, in the case of those of us in central Florid... by MentalMagic on Saturday, Sep 6, 2008 at 1:48:58 AM
 Correct me if I'm wrong, but it seems to... by Nemo on Saturday, Sep 6, 2008 at 3:10:22 AM