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Marta Steele is an author/editor/blogger who has been writing for Opednews.com since 2006. She is also author of the 2012 book "Grassroots, Geeks, Pros, and Pols: The Election Integrity Movement's Nonstop Battle to Win Back the People's Vote, 2000-2008" (Columbus, Free Press) and a member of the Election Integrity movement since 2001. Her original website, WordsUnLtd.com, first entered the blogosphere in 2003. She recently became a senior editor for Opednews.com. She has in the past taught college and worked as a full-time as well as freelance reporter. She has been a peace and election integrity activist since 1999. Her undergraduate and graduate educational background are in Spanish, classical philology, and historical and comparative linguistics. Her biography is most recently listed in "Who's Who in America" 2019 and in 2018 she received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Who's Who.

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Unique disaster, From FlickrPhotos
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, December 12, 2022
12/12/2000, a Dark Day for America and the World 12/12/20: a clump of progressives stood outside the walls of SCOTUS as Bush v. Gore was argued. They mourned the decision that day, a milestone of corruption.
John Nichols, From FlickrPhotos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, November 13, 2022
"The Fight for the Soul of the Democratic Party": John Nichols on E2022 Progressive journalist and prolific author John Nichols, national affairs correspondent for The Nation, addressed the 144th townhall of the Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) Sunday, on the ups and downs of the "red ripple" that, he said, salvaged the status quo for America, preserving social security, Medicare, Medicaid, and environmental concerns.
Series: politics in general (46 Articles, 95894 views), democracy (21 Articles, 55506 views), activism in action (37 Articles, 69941 views) (View All Series)
Jamie Raskin, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, October 25, 2022
Congressman Jamie Raskin: "Thank you, PDA, for hanging tough" The 115th session of the Zoom group Grassroots Emergency Election Protection Coalition (GREEP) featured Congressman Jamie Raskin (D-MD), who spoke and addressed questions mainly about the J6 insurrection, the upcoming elections, and the MAGA threat against democracy.
Series: Reviews (103 Articles, 138838 views), politics in general (46 Articles, 95894 views), Election Integrity (98 Articles, 164722 views) (View All Series)
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SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Greg Palast, "Vigilante: Georgia's Vote Suppression Hitman" On Greg Palast's newest film, "Vigilante: Georgia's Vote Suppression Hitman," and what to do once you've viewed it.
Series: Reviews (103 Articles, 138838 views), Greg Palast and environmentalism (21 Articles, 34379 views), Election Integrity (98 Articles, 164722 views) (View All Series)
Ralph  Nader, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Nader/Green on "Crushing the GOP in 2022": "A Blue Wave Is Possible" "In the fifty days remaining before Election Day 2022, plenty can be done to win Democratic victories across the board." On September 18, the Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) hosted a forum on this theme featuring the renowned outspoken environmentalist and progressive Ralph Nader along with his long-time ally Mark Green, a progressive activist attorney who was New York City's first Public Advocate:
Series: Reviews (103 Articles, 138838 views), politics in general (46 Articles, 95894 views), discrimination (25 Articles, 59373 views) (View All Series)
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SHARE More Sharing        Monday, August 22, 2022
Palast's Latest Investigation, "Vigilante: Georgia's Vote Suppression Hitman," Out October 4 On Greg Palast's Latest Investigation, "Vigilante: Georgia's Vote Suppression Hitman," Out October 4.
Series: Reviews (103 Articles, 138838 views), discrimination (25 Articles, 59373 views), Election Integrity (98 Articles, 164722 views) (View All Series)
Christ the Redeemer, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, August 8, 2022
"You Cannot Dry the Whole World's Eyes": Selections from the poetry of Neil Mochrie Selections from "God and All That," section 6 of the poet Neil Mochrie's "Selected Poetry and Verse" (2018).
Series: Ruminations (10 Articles, 16850 views), Reviews (103 Articles, 138838 views)
Pro-choice and anti-abortion demonstrators outside the Supreme Court in 1989, Washington DC, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, June 24, 2022
The Ultimate Triumph of Wade Thoughts on SCOTUS decisions yesterday and today that will crucially impact all of our lives eventually, with women the primary victims today.
Series: politics in general (46 Articles, 95894 views), discrimination (25 Articles, 59373 views)
Epiphany: Are these clouds rising away from the sun or descending to conceal it?, From FlickrPhotos
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 6, 2022
Thoughts on Epiphany: The 9/11 for Democracy Thoughts on the epiphany of evil and destruction that polluted the holiday on which it occurred, January 6--Epiphany.
Series: rallies and demonstrations, mostly in DC (5 Articles, 6297 views), Ruminations (10 Articles, 16850 views), The Capitol Beat (77 Articles, 97042 views) (View All Series)
Achilleas and Penthesilea, From FlickrPhotos
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, December 11, 2021
Review: "A Thousand Ships": Natalie Haynes's Feminist Retelling of the Trojan War and Its Aftermath Review of Natalie Haynes, "A Thousand Ships," a feminist retelling of the story of the Fall of Troy as well as lead-ups and subsequent events.
Series: Reviews (103 Articles, 138838 views)
Asian pear in bloom, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, December 6, 2021
The Good News To the darkness and drear of December and every news blast we dread to read, this poem talks back convincingly: there are still love and beauty, flowers and our kids. We're alive. Happy holidays!
Series: Ruminations (10 Articles, 16850 views), Holidays (22 Articles, 21858 views)
Statehood for DC Mural by Cesar Maxit, Washington, DC, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, August 31, 2021
The National Justice Roundtable: A Unified Progressive Movement Kicks Off An unprecedented galaxy of progressive leaders, experts, organizers, and activists convened for the inaugural edition of the National Justice Roundtable on August 30 via Zoom. The roundtable's four foci were DC statehood, election protection issues, the environment, and poverty/homelessness.
Series: Reviews (103 Articles, 138838 views), Election Integrity (98 Articles, 164722 views), rallies and demonstrations, mostly in DC (5 Articles, 6297 views) (View All Series)
the Parthenon, From FlickrPhotos
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, June 26, 2021
The Demise of Classics Departments? What's Next? Exploration of the ultimate implications of a debate over the future of classics and classics departments in academe. What comes next?
Series: Ruminations (10 Articles, 16850 views), discrimination (25 Articles, 59373 views), activism in action (37 Articles, 69941 views) (View All Series)
Martin Luther King Jr Word Cloud, From FlickrPhotos
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, January 17, 2021
Thoughts on MLK Day 2021: Is There Hope? Thoughts for MLK Day tomorrow: Hope vs. fear, an old dichotomy.
Series: Ruminations (10 Articles, 16850 views), activism in action (37 Articles, 69941 views), democracy (21 Articles, 55506 views) (View All Series)
Donald Trump flag--yesterday's was less colorful., From FlickrPhotos
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 7, 2021
Infamy Yet Again on 1/6/21: Envying the Dead Reactions to the hideous events of the another Day That Will Live in Infamy. Brought to us by the administration that will live in infamy.
Series: rallies and demonstrations, mostly in DC (5 Articles, 6297 views), politics in general (46 Articles, 95894 views), discrimination (25 Articles, 59373 views) (View All Series)
Christmas reflections, From FlickrPhotos
(17 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, December 24, 2020
At Christmas Holiday thoughts. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all!
Series: Ruminations (10 Articles, 16850 views), Holidays (22 Articles, 21858 views), democracy (21 Articles, 55506 views) (View All Series)
Moments of madness keep things interesting, From FlickrPhotos
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 26, 2020
Madness Sown by Fake News Thank God for democracy. Can we keep it here? The principles of election integrity are being exploited and parodied.
These leaflets greeted me at the front door yesterday. Go, Dems!, From Uploaded
(8 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, November 3, 2020
I Voted! My first time standing in line to vote among a solid block of Republicans. Amazement, despair, and absurdity.
The Kneeling Fireman, From FlickrPhotos
(9 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, September 13, 2020
Poem written on 9/11/2001 Indescribable. One of my colleagues requested that I submit this.
Series: Ruminations (10 Articles, 16850 views)
VOTE!!!, From FlickrPhotos
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, September 6, 2020
538: PA will be the tipping point* and all eyes on Philly! A nationally known elections expert, Professor Nat Persily of Stanford, spoke to a thousand Zoom attendees Sunday night "on the challenges of holding an election in the midst of a pandemic; the real obstacles that will prevent people from being able to vote this fall."
Series: politics in general (46 Articles, 95894 views), activism in action (37 Articles, 69941 views), democracy (21 Articles, 55506 views) (View All Series)

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