November 2011

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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

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Community Archive

Time To Start Treating Guns Like Abortions

It's time we start regulating guns like we regulate abortions.

Because it just makes sense that we regulate these individual rights in the same way.

Because the Supreme Court, in the Heller case, concluded that there is an individual right to own firearms found in the Second Amendment - just like they ruled in Roe v. Wade that there is an individual right to have an abortion found in the Fourth Amendment.