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Ian Wilder is co-blogger at onthewilderside. He is a peace and justice activist, and a former NY State Green Party Co-Chair.

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Sunday, February 26, 2012      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
ACLU is still asking the wrong questions about Citizens United
(13 comments) The ACLU is publicly re-examining its support of the Citizens United Supreme Court case which removes all controls over corporate spending in politics. The ACLU is questioning whether it underestimated the effect of these super-sized contributions in balancing the right of free speech -- political speech. The ACLU is asking the wrong question. Corporations do not have political rights.

Thursday, March 26, 2009      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
President Obama and The Special Olympics
(1 comments) President Barack Obama made a joke about the Special Olympics on the Jay Leno Show. How can Americans use this as a moment of self-reflection about our relationship with people with disabilities?

Saturday, January 17, 2009      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
A Fashion Movement: Voluntary Simplicity and The Curtain Club
(3 comments) What can one woman do to carry herself, her family, and her country safely through the current economic crisis? One solution is to shift the culture with a new fashion trend: applying frugality and Voluntary Simplicity to women's fashion.

Sunday, January 4, 2009      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
A Celebration of The Duchess: Book, Movie and DVD
A review, which is mostly a celebration, of the media surrounding the story of Georgiana, The Duchess of Devonshire. Georgiana, born in the 18th century, is the great-great-great-great aunt of Princess Diana. The review compares the biography by Amanda Foreman, the movie The Duchess, and the newly released DVD. With comments on feminism and how it is portrayed in each version of the story.

Sunday, November 30, 2008      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
Wal Mart Stampede: Where's Woody Guthrie?
(9 comments) On Black Friday, a man was killed and 4 other people were trampled, at the entrance to a Wal Mart store in Long Island that was holding a special "Blitz" sale for Black Friday. This article explores who is really to blame, and why some media are choosing to distract from any culpability on the part of Wal Mart.

Saturday, September 6, 2008      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
John Adams on the Hofstra Partisan Presidential Debate
Hofstra University is hosting a Presidential Debate on Wednesday, October 15, 2008 which excludes every candidate except the 2 corporate party candidates. Contact the president of Hofstra, Stuart Rabinowitz, to ask him why those who are on enough ballots to win the electoral college are not in the debate by email at president@hofstra.edu, by phone at (516) 463-6800

Sunday, February 4, 2007      Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
What to do with a Democratic Congress?
(1 comments) Speech to Huntington chapter of the Long Island Progressive Coalition about the course of the new Congress concluded that radical election reform and media reform is the only path to having Congress pass any meaningful reforms.