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Under the proposed, “National Security and Federal Lands Protection Act”
House Republicans want to give the U.S. Border Patrol unprecedented authority to ignore 36 environmental laws on federal land in a 100-mile stretch along the Canadian & Mexican borders!
When you were talking today about the Occupy protester being Patriots, I thought we should have a name for those who have been robbing us blind and who we are protesting, and then it came to me. They take what is not theirs and thus are TakeTheirNots.
So, we have the classic battle between the Patriots and the TakeTheirNots.
What do you think, will the name stick?
Feel free to use or enhance if you come up with a better version.
I live in Kingston, WA and here is my interpretation of what the Occupy________??? Movement needs to eventually morph into...
I will be performing CI: Civil Informationing at busy streets corners in Kingston, WA with the following array of signs:
OCCUPY KINGSTON-ReOCCUPY DEMOCRACY
OCCUPY PEACE-OCCUPY DEMOCRACY-stay involved
OCCUPY LOCAL BANKS AND CREDIT UNIONS
OCCUPY SINGLE PAYER HEALTH CARE
OCCUPY FOOD BANKS-OCCUPY SHARE NET
OCCUPY ALL SCHOOL PROGRAMS
HELP MAKE KINGSTON A PORT OF PEACE
PAPER BALLOTS-PUBLIC FUNDS-NEW VOTING HOLIDAY
Now that many of the Occupy Wall Streets actions are now focusing upon minor law violations and confrontations with authorities that have NOTHING TO DO with the intent of the ???ORIGINAL??? Wall Street protests, here are three things that I have to say:
The following is an excerpt from page 89-90 of the book “The Tyranny of Oil” by Author Antonia Juhasz:
The following is an excerpt from page 248 of the book “The Tyranny of Oil” by Author Antonia Juhasz:
Well I had hoped that the President would have given some relief to the outrageous school loan amounts. Not really the case at all. Because the people that really need, it will not see it at all.
Irreversible liquidation of your natural resources for a one time economic boost and the consequences that are a long term economic drag.
It's early and just the first cup of Joe... but wondering if anyone has any info on Meghann Barr from the AP and what her political leanings are. Initial searches don't come up with much.