Friday, May 22, 2015(3 comments)
Final Phase In Battle To Stop Rigged Corporate Trade
The debate on rigged corporate trade moves to the final phase -- the US House of Representatives. Right now opponents have the majority but an Obama Onslaught is expected. The movement against rigged corporate trade is going to have to escalate its campaign if we are going to hold the majority and stop fast track for the TPP and other rigged corporate trade agreements.
Sunday, April 12, 2015(6 comments)
Shake Off Hypnosis, See Root Causes Of Crises
the "global elite's prolonged war on the people of our world with the sole aim of pumping up their bottom line." That 'war' has come home and is being waged against people, primarily the most vulnerable, in the United States using both outright violence and institutionalized violence that creates poverty, hunger, illness and other injustices.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014(2 comments)
Climate Crisis Connects Us, Climate Justice Demands Unity
What do rigged corporate trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Paris Treaty, an international climate agreement to be signed in 2015, have in common? They are both tools being pushed by the power elite to rip away our hopes for democracy and to commodify all things to monetize them for profit.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013(21 comments)
Open Letter to MoveOn: Time To Change Course On Obamacare
It is with great sadness that I watch you making last-gasp desperate attempts to save Obamacare and Obama's reputation. You look foolish when you say that "Of course, it's a good law" at the same time as your constituents see through the Obamacare illusion. The law is becoming less popular because people are beginning to see through the false partisan claims of Democrats. And worse, you are actually playing right into the Rep
Friday, November 1, 2013(6 comments)
Revolution Of The Mind Is Underway
there's a revolution of the mind under way, in which people's consciousness are raised as they become aware of the inability of the current governmental and economic systems to respond to the needs of people and the planet. When this is understood, then the revolutionary changes that seemed impossible become possible.
Sunday, June 17, 2012(2 comments)
The Supreme Court Should Rule with the People
Single payer has been supported by super majorities of the American people for more than a decade. This silenced majority of Americans who wanted real universal health care under a national health plan may get another opportunity to push for what they want if the Supreme Court rules with the people and against crony capitalist health care.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011 History is Knocking
A call for a sustained nonviolent action in Freedom Plaza, Washington, D.C. on October 6, 2011 for those who advocate peace and social, economic and environmental justice.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011(1 comments)
Ryan turns knife on Medicare, Medicaid
Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, the Republican chairman of the U.S. House Budget Committee, unveiled two proposals this week which if enacted would constitute a mortal threat to our nation's health -- particularly to the health of our seniors and our most vulnerable populations.
Sunday, December 19, 2010(4 comments)
End Corporate Domination More than Advocacy We must Resist
To succeed in creating the social change that we desperately need will require acts of protest and civil disobedience, a new culture of resistance as called for by leaders such as Mike Ferner of Veterans for Peace. It is time to recognize that our advocacy for peace, jobs, education, health, housing, human rights and environmental and economic justice is insufficient.
Friday, May 21, 2010 No Time for Fake Activism
Hope and change require more than voting. We must reflect honestly on the factors that brought us to this point in time and commit to effective change. Corporate power controls the media and our government. What we must do to shift power back to the people is based on the principles of clarity and uncompromising independence.