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February 28th, 2005


March and Rally Will Be Largest Held Near Fort Bragg Since Vietnam War On March 19, the second anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, military families, veterans, communities, congregations and activists from around the U.S. will march in Fayetteville, North Carolina to voice their opposition to the war in Iraq. ... continue reading

February 3rd, 2005

School restricts peace groups' visits; Principal says Quakers, Veterans for Peace material antimilitary, anti-American

By Chris Jones / Associated Press NASHVILLE - A Cookeville High School administrator said Veterans for Peace and a Quaker group can't come back into his school with materials considered "anti-American" and "antimilitary." The groups plan to go before the Putnam County School Board on Thursday with claims they're being ... continue reading

January 28th, 2005

Sheehan vs. Rumsfeld

By Alex Irvine / Portland Phoenix Cindy Sheehan’s son Casey was killed in Sadr City, Iraq, on April 4, 2004. She has since become a prominent spokesperson for military families protesting the war; this week she’ll be at a Maine Veterans for Peace dinner in Bath, and on Thursday at ... continue reading

January 28th, 2005

Mother of Soldier Slain in Iraq Speaks Out

By Kay Liss / Lincoln County News She held up family photos of her son Casey as a toddler, at his confirmation, as a 21-year-old in boot camp and then, the photo that appeared in The New York Times last April, of his coffin, his brother kissing it to say ... continue reading

January 3rd, 2005

Objection sustained

By Justin Ellis / Portland Press Herald Perry O'Brien went to war. Then he said no. America's campaign against the spread of terrorism has been divisive over the last three years, beginning with the invasion of Afghanistan, the hunt for Osama bin Laden and later the war in Iraq. It ... continue reading

December 20th, 2004

U.S. Loses Bid to Stop Turnover of CIA Records

By Gail Appleson / Reuters NEW YORK - The U.S. government lost a bid on Monday to block civil rights groups from obtaining CIA records of its internal investigation into abuse of detainees held by U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan. In a ruling from the bench, U.S. District Judge ... continue reading

December 7th, 2004

Memo: Workers Threatened Over Prison Abuse

By Paisley Dodds / Associated Press SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - U.S. special forces accused of abusing prisoners in Iraq threatened Defense Intelligence Agency personnel who saw the mistreatment, according to U.S. government memos released Tuesday by the American Civil Liberties Union. The special forces also monitored e-mails sent by ... continue reading

November 11th, 2004

Principal apologizes for speakers at Veterans Day assembly

Associated Press BELLINGHAM — Two members of Veterans for Peace got a standing ovation when they addressed a high-school Veterans Day assembly, but their appearance prompted a letter of apology from the principal. Sehome High School officials received some complaints that yesterday's event was too one-sided, principal Jim Kistner said. ... continue reading

June 26th, 2004


Friday, June 25th— I am overjoyed to announce that the June 24th pre-premiere screenings held in ten cities across the country, benefiting local charitable organizations, were all extraordinary successes!! Thanks entirely to the volunteers on the ground ALL TEN SHOWS WERE SOLD OUT! While final numbers are not in, suffice ... continue reading

June 23rd, 2004


New York- On Thursday June 24th, 10 cities across the country will host benefit screenings of Academy Award-winning filmmaker Michael Moore's controversial new documentary Fahrenheit 9/11, winner of the coveted Palme d'Or at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival. The film will be shown in New York, San Francisco, Miami, Chicago, ... continue reading

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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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