Cynthia McKinney: Bike4Peace Update–Biking in the Key of F: Days 12 Thru 18

Well, it was in Milford, Utah that our fellow bike traveler, Paul Stutzman, left us.  It was a particularly sad moment for me because Paul and I are carrying with us the memories of lost loved ones:  for him, it’s his wife, died of cancer–misdiagnosed and caught too late to save her; for me it’s […]

From Cynthia McKinney: Bike4Peace Update, Malik Rahim Needs Hosts

from 2008 Green Party presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney: Bike 4 Peace is still in need of hosts for potlucks and warm showers, and also sag vehicles by state because I’m the one who’s sagging behind the rest of the bikers–yesterday, by one hour and a half!!!  We’re available for radio interviews–especially me–because I’m definitely a […]

Dave Zirin on Super Bowl Fever in New Orleans and the Militarization of Sport’s Biggest Spectacle

via DemocracyNow.org: Sportswriter Dave Zirin, author of A People’s History of Sports in the United States, says the New Orleans Saints’ Super Bowl appearance—at least for the moment—is boosting spirits in New Orleans on a level unseen since Hurricane Katrina. Zirin also discusses pro athletes who have stood up for gay rights and how the […]

Thank you from Malik Rahim’s campaign manager

Dear Supporters of Malik Rahim for Congress: Thank you for your hard work, monetary contributions, and dedication to Malik’s Green Party Congressional campaign. As Malik Rahim’s campaign manager, I really cannot thank you enough! As you have probably heard, Malik did not win in the 2nd Louisiana Congressional District election held December 6, 2008. Malik […]

Malik/Louisiana Update: Cao (Republican) wins in 2nd District

[Update: Dec 6th at 11:52pm. On the Secretary of State’s web-site, it is called as 100% of precincts reporting, with Cao as the winner by 3%!] Malik seems to be holding steady at 3% (which may become bigger with certified results, because often pollworkers do not bother calling in third party numbers on election night.) […]

Malik Update: 11:09pm with 78% reporting

In the race for Congress, Louisiana, 2nd District in New Orleans, with seventy eight percent of precincts reporting: Joseph Cao (Republican): 53% William Jefferson (Democrat/incumbent): 43% Malik Rahim (Green Party): 3% Gregory Kahn (Libertarian): 1% – In the race for Congress, 4th District, with 95% reporting: Paul Carmouche (Democrat, endorsed by Obama) at 47% John […]

Malik Update: 10:46pm (53% reporting. Malik at 3%. Rep ahead)

In the Congressional race for Louisiana, 2nd District (New Orleans), with fifty three percent of districts reporting: Joseph Cao (Republican) at 53% [yup, same as percent reporting] William Jefferson (Democrat/incumbent) at 43% Malik Rahim (Green Party) at 3% Gregory Kahn (Libertarian) at 1% — Also…at 10:49 pm for Congress, 4th District in Louisiana: Paul Carmouche […]

Background story on Louisiana 2nd and 4th Congressional race

Thanks to Roger at www.greenforgreens.org for the tip: http://www.apnews.com/ap/db_6416/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=lAtII5Eo&src=cat&dbid=6416&dbname=Elections

Malik Update: 9:52pm (4 percent reporting, Rep ahead)

In the Louisiana race for Congress, 2nd District, at 9:53 pm, the Secretary of State’s office reports: Four percent of precincts reporting: Joseph Cao (Rep) at 56% William Jefferson (Dem/incumbent) at 39% Malik Rahim (Green Party) at 4% Gregory Kahn (Libertarian) at 1%

Malik Rahim: Live results AND pure speculation

The Louisiana Secretary of State’s Office has an excellent results page, with live streaming in one corner, and the results updated quickly at the bottom. Go to that office: here. At that web-site, there are currently no results for the 2nd District race with Malik Rahim. But, good news for Malik Rahim is that, in […]

neworleans: The Times Pic playing dirty politics

Update: 12/7/08: Anh “Joseph” Cao (Republican) won. Malik Rahim  got at least 3%.  The update on Wilderside is: here. neworleans: The Times Pic playing dirty politics In the years following the collapse of the federal levees after Hurricane Katrina, activist Malik Rahim was busy organizing one of the most influential recovery organizations in the Gulf […]

Malik: French language blog gives a boost…with just hours to go

KW: Below is an article from Marian’sBlog.  I can’t understand all the French. Though, I think this article is steered toward helping Malik, as an underdog candidate, by mentioning him, and mentioning William Jefferson’s corruption charges. And, I think it ignores the Republican or the Libertarian as a choice. The article praises Malik’s work after […]

Malik Rahim for Congress: Midday update

Update: 12/7/08: Anh “Joseph” Cao (Republican) won. Malik Rahim  got at least 3%.  The update on Wilderside is: here. Note that the polls close in Louisiana at 8pm. Louisiana is one hour behind east coast time. So, look here at the Wilderside shortly after 9pm EST for possible results or exit poll info. Good news […]

Sat. Dec 6th: Elect Malik Rahim to Congress (Louisiana)

Update: 12/7/08: Anh “Joseph” Cao (Republican) won. Malik Rahim  got at least 3%.  The update on Wilderside is: here. New Orleans, Louisiana holds elections on Saturday! Hurrah for the working people! Come out to vote, Saturday, December 6, 2008! Malik Rahim is running on a platform of environmental peace and justice. Malik is a Green […]

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