DeMarco Hearing 3/19/13: Call your Congressperson

DeMarco needs to be replaced. We have written extensively about why

Day After: No More Stolen Elections

No More Stolen Elections advocate Sarah Manksi taped at the 11/4/12 debate.

Peter Yarrow as apologist on Tim DeChristopher trial

Peter Yarrow’s article about Tim DeChristopher gets a lot right, and a lot wrong.   Yarrow rightly pins the blame squarely on President Bush for wrongly scheduling auctions to sell off mineral rights for protected land Then Yarrow veers off track, both factually and morally.  His misdirection is based on his inability to  pin the […]

Green Party to Congress: Prove Your Love for the Constitution

Green Party leaders challenge the new Congress to restore the rule of law after a decade of constitutional violations and abuses of power by Presidents and other officials • Greens cite election theft, vote theft, torture, warrantless surveillance of US citizens, official lies and impunity, ‘preemptive’ military attacks, denied rights in DC and Puerto Rico […]

Chris Hedges: ‘There is no major difference between a McCain administration, a Bush and an Obama administration’

There is no major difference between a McCain administration, a Bush and an Obama administration. Obama, in fact, is in many ways worse. McCain, like Bush, exposes the naked face of corporate power. Obama, who professes to support core liberal values while carrying out policies that mock these values, mutes and disempowers liberals, progressives and […]

Obama’s Militarization of Rights: DADT & the DREAM Act

Am I the only one who has notices that the Democratic Party is militarizing our rights? I was sparked to make this observation by the rogue drone that was heading toward DC a while back. Talk about chickens coming home to roost.  Our own security has become a war zone.  We are stripped searched like […]

Obama Siding With Bush Again: Missing Emails

from the AP The Obama administration, siding with former President George W. Bush, is trying to kill a lawsuit that seeks to recover what could be millions of missing White House e-mails. Two advocacy groups suing the Executive Office of the President say that large amounts of White House e-mail documenting Bush’s eight years in […]

Obama Ducks Questions on Bush War Crimes and Israeli Nukes

from Obama Responds to Leahy Proposal on Probing Bush Admin Crimes Back at the White House, President Obama took several other questions on domestic and foreign policy at his inaugural news conference. Obama was asked about Senator Patrick Leahy’s proposal for a truth and reconciliation commission to investigate Bush administration crimes. President Obama: “My […]

Shoes Hurled at Bush in Iraq Press Conference

video from [youtube=] Though we do not condone violence of any kind, we can understand the anger at 1,000,000 dead Iraqis. And, evidently, throwing shoes at someone is a traditional gesture for disdain in Iraqi culture.Also note, that there is a fear that the reporter who did this is in danger. His newspaper has […]

Wildersidemedia Prophetic 2: Republicans and The Wall Street Meltdown

What is happening now, September 2008: (excerpt) from France 24 Meltdown Monday shakes the world once again Monday 15 September 2008 It’s being called Meltdown Monday: the day when the collapse of Lehman Brothers was just one of a series of stunning developments sending shockwaves through global financial markets. What Ian Wilder wrote about in […]

U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Guatanamo Bay detainees

Finally, some good news. The U.S. Supreme Court defends the right of habeas corpus for Guatanamo Bay detainees. From an Australian media outlet: The Age Guantanamo prisoners free to fight detention June 13, 2008 – 8:01AM The US Supreme Court today ruled detainees at the US military’s Guantanamo Bay base have the right to appeal […]

What to do about $4 a gallon gas?

Posted by KW: (see “keep reading” link below for a list of hypermile tips) The other day, when I filled up my gas tank, my poetic identity and need to express overcame me. Since I had to sign the credit card bill anyway, I decided I might as well make a stand. As I signed […]

Updates to the People’s President Page

From Kimberly: Got a chance to put some work into the page. Here are some updates I made: Changed the list of Libertarian Presidential candidates to include those listed at the national party web-site. Changed the Constitution Party Presidential candidates to match the list at Changed the web-site for Green Party Presidential Candidate Cynthia […]

Why is Iraq in Chaos? NO END IN SIGHT film

[youtube=] The first film of its kind to chronicle the reasons behind Iraq’s descent into guerilla war, warlord rule, criminality and anarchy, NO END IN SIGHT is a jaw-dropping, insider’s tale of wholesale incompetence, recklessness and venality.