I anticipate more postings on the so-called Trans Pacitic Partnership protest in Salt Lake, 11/19/13. There were many cameras and videos. This is one of the reddest of red states, and to see probably 70 folks out at the last minute, including Rocky Anderson, giving eloquent talks, holding signs, handing out literature, and even to talk with two very polite policemen who were impressed with the quality of the protest was, at least to me, heartwarming.
The temp was about 50 degrees and it was lightly drizzling. I managed to collect a load of literature and also snapped a few photos that I think capture the essence of it all. If I can find Rocky's speech on YouTube or Bob Moyer of backbonecampaign.com, I will post it. If you find something else that relates please feel free to mention it or comment here. DG
In my run for U.S. Senate against Utah's Orrin Hatch, I posted many progressive ideas and principles that I internalized over the years. I'm leaving that site up indefinitely, since it describes what I believe most members of our species truly (more...)