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December 16th, 2003

Father of slain soldier finds no joy in Saddam's capture. Bush, on the other hand, found the event had captured his joy for the Iraqi people. The Vatican is unhappy. Saddam's family wants an international trial. His surrender is seen as a total humiliation. Tack on another image of war ... continue reading

November 17th, 2003

War hero and former Senator rips Bush's Iraq policy. US war dead exceeds early years of Vietnam. Bremer meets with Iraqi Council as 400th soldier dies. Two more helicopters crashed this weekend and families wait and worry. Total coalition casualty count. A US veteran writes an open letter to soldiers ... continue reading

November 2nd, 2003

Fifteen US soldiers killed and twenty more injured as a chopper is shot down making today the deadliest day in Iraq for America. Rumsfeld calls it "tragic" but necessary. Bush loses support on Iraq. Contradicting others in the administration, Colin Powell says there's no sign Saddam is behind the attacks. ... continue reading

October 29th, 2003

As the attacks become more deadly, Bush is forced to hold a press conference to calm public fears about Iraq. Wait a the mission wasn't really accomplished after all? (Plus, Buzzflash on the mission accomplished lie.) Did Colin Powell let the nation down? Pentagon TV station in Iraq isn't ... continue reading

October 15th, 2003

If you're flying, be on the look out for suspicious looking people with teddy bears. What are America's plans for getting out of Afghanistan, especially since we have to hurry up and invade Syria. Nevermind that the Iraq war strengthened al Qaeda. The government is investigating whether American companies illegal ... continue reading

September 30th, 2003

The House of Representatives is voting on October 1 to determine whether or not to accept Bush's proposal to eliminate overtime pay for millions of workers, which has already been shot down by the Senate. (Feel free to send a letter urging your Representative to deny Bush's request.) The Patriot ... continue reading

April 17th, 2003

Listen to the radio! Protest Bush! The GOP is spamming Democratic candidates one at a time. Wisconsin Republican isn't so sure he likes the Patriot Act. AOL/TW execs accused of insider trading. COLIN POWELL ADMITS US ROLE IN 1973 OVERTHROW OF CHILE'S DEMOCRATIC GOVERNMENT (AND COUP-ARCHITECT HENRY KISSINGER IS NONE ... continue reading

February 6th, 2003

Listen to the radio! Protest Bush! Economic productivity is down; worst hiring slump in 20 years. Bush threatens to veto budget if Democrats weaken sanctions on Cuba or fund abortion overseas, and gives us more corporate crooks while screwing the poor and public broadcasting. Bush's chances in 2004 take a ... continue reading

October 4th, 2000

The Black House

Dear friends, There is a quiet revolution about to happen on November 7. Few in the media or electorate have paid any attention to it. Because I would so like to see it happen, I am reluctant to speak of it for fear that it will freak out the wrong ... continue reading

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FBI Uncovers Al-Qaeda Plot To Just Sit Back And Enjoy Collapse Of United States WASHINGTON—The FBI announced today that it has uncovered a...

Apr 15th
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Revealed: Rahm Emanuel's top donor bought stock in Marriott just before it was awarded huge contract As schools are closed and pensions cut,...

Apr 9th
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I'll be at First Time Fest today in New York City at the screening of my first film, Roger & Me. Loews Village 7 at 12:30 pm. Come see it on the big...

Apr 5th
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Revealed: Rahm Emanuel cuts public pensions, diverts money to benefit campaign donors If you've read the financial news out of Chicago the last...

Apr 4th
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Please take a moment today to think of Casey Austin Sheehan, son of Cindy and Patrick, who was murdered by U.S. foreign policy in Sadr City, Baghdad ten years...

Apr 4th
2:00 PM
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ICYMI - I've joined this "thunderclap" to support the Connecticut legislators who voted yes on last year's Act Concerning Gun Violence...

Apr 3rd
7:38 PM
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I've joined this "thunderclap" to support the Connecticut legislators who voted yes on last year's Act Concerning Gun Violence Prevention...

Apr 2nd
8:27 PM
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I am opposed to the death penalty, but to every rule there is usually an exception, and in this case I hope the criminals at General Motors will be arrested...

Apr 1st
3:55 PM
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How Long Some in the US Will Survive Under New Health Law Donna Smith Those who must access care to live and can afford it are not...

Mar 31st
10:13 PM
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Last night, The Good Wife on the East Coast started 40 minutes late due to the overrun of the NCAA basketball game. If you had your DVR set for the show, you...

Mar 24th
5:41 PM
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Watching films today, looking for the ones I'm going to pick for my film festival this summer. I (and a whole bunch of others!) have this thing we put on...

Mar 23rd
4:48 PM
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When the U.S. Health Care System Keeps Killing, Who Cares Enough to Fight? Donna Smith We have largely forgotten that people are at...

Mar 21st
5:56 PM
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Tell the White House not to give up on Dr. Vivek Murthy's nomination as Surgeon General despite the ferocious opposition from the NRA: Don't give...

Mar 21st
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This criminal would never see a jail cell, nor would his cronies. In fact, they'd later be rewarded with re-election: Presidential Address on War with...

Mar 19th
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The crime of the century -- our invasion & slaughter in Iraq -- started 11 years ago tonite in this 7pm (ET) hour, March 19th, 2003: CNN Coverage of...

Mar 19th
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Washington’s Back-to-the-Future Military Policies in Africa Nick Turse Nick Turse is an award-winning journalist, historian,...

Mar 17th
4:59 PM
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"I think democracy is the most revolutionary thing in the world." -- Tony Benn, 1925-2014 Tony Benn in 'Sicko'

Mar 14th
10:07 AM
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RIP Tony Benn, one of the UK's greatest leaders: Tony Benn, veteran Labour politician, dies aged 88 Former cabinet minister died at...

Mar 14th
9:53 AM
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Please read this important story from K. Ford K.: Am I the Face of the New American Middle Class? I began to feel I had slipped so low...

Mar 13th
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Yesterday Dianne Feinstein revealed that the CIA has been spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee. This is all about the report the committee has produced...

Mar 12th
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Health Care for All Colorado has brought Mercy Killers, a show written and performed by Michael Milligan about our murderous for-profit healthcare system, to...

Mar 10th
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Health Care Dramas that Sting and Why We Have to Watch Donna Smith The realities Milligan has written into the show cut deep into...

Mar 10th
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Did you know the Lehrer Newshour on PBS has been produced for 20 years by a company owned by conservative cable billionaire John Malone? Me neither. After...

Mar 7th
8:39 PM
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Mr. Obama, if int’l law is so damn crucial . . . | The Russian intervention deserves criticism. But let’s be clear. The...

Mar 6th
1:21 PM
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Enron billionaire John Arnold thinks everyone should believe him when he says we've got to cut pensions because he's so incredibly rich: John...

Mar 5th
4:20 PM
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More in David Sirota's continuing series on the billionaire takeover of PBS: More PBS conflict woes as activists move to eject David Koch from board of...

Mar 3rd
12:35 PM
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Ukraine: One ‘Regime Change’ Too Many? Ray McGovern Is “regime change” in Ukraine the bridge too far for the neoconservative...

Mar 2nd
9:25 PM
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Latest from David Sirota on Enron billionaire John Arnold smuggling anti-pension propaganda into "neutral" institutions like PBS and now, the...

Mar 1st
12:58 PM
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Second Guessing a Life: US Health Care System Robs Security and Human Dignity Donna Smith The dysfunction of the US health care system...

Feb 27th
1:40 PM
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