November 2011

i agree

Use MINIPROTESTING for PHASE 2 of Occupations

America has heard us through Occupations. They now know they are part of the 99%. Now it's time to show them WHY. And we can detail all the GOP travesties that got us here through miniprotesting's unique brand of curbside activism.

CRAM DOWN: US officials in Egypt “overseeing” elections.

there getting democracy

Rush Limbaugh’s Ob\gyn completely overwhelmed by enormity of the task.

yep

Occupy the Moment Weekly Podcast

Greetings,

Myself and another member of Occupy St. Louis produce a weekly podcast called Occupy the Moment, broadcasting in solidarity with Occupy Wall Street and chapters around the world. Occupy the Moment is a news/opinion podcast focusing on the Occupy Movement that is completely independent and unfunded, with no advertising budget, and using free, open source software.

The Great American Freedom Scam

November 27

A Capital Idea Part 94: The Freedom Scam

Here is another post about "freedom" as presented in the United States. I have written around the edges of this topic previsouly, but hearing or seeing so many Americans give obligatory "thanks" to our military for the second time in two weeks, made me realize that this is a scam perpetrated by the military-industrial-religious-political complex in the United States, and thus needs to be framed that way. Also, this time, I did some research comparing the "freedom" of the United States to that of other nations.

if I had two cents

Bodes well or ill...?

Monied$ interests behind oppressive Egyptian army growing inpatient.

It would appear that the Egyptian people are not pleased with the candidates the 1% are allowing them to choose from. http://news.yahoo.com/egypts-military-ruler-warns-crisis-must-end-112333068.html

Latest Headlines

One Iowa Caucus Delegate Comes Down To Coin Toss

The Iowa caucus convener flipped a coin. Bernie Sanders supporters called "heads" and it landed on tails.

Bernie Sanders leads Hillary Clinton by 31 points in N.H.: Poll

Sanders was at 61 percent support in the University of Massachusetts Lowell/7News poll, followed by Mrs. Clinton, at 30 percent

Martin O'Malley suspends presidential campaign after Iowa caucuses

The announcement came after O'Malley barely registered in Iowa against his better-known rivals Clinton and Sanders, failing to meet already low expectations

If You Want to Win, Go Progressive

The big question right now is whether to call Hillary Clinton a progressive, or a "moderate."

And then there's the question of who is more electable in a general election: an unabashedly progressive democrat, like Bernie Sanders; or a "centrist" democrat, like Hillary Clinton.