Monthly Archives: March 2017

The preposterous pretense that corporations honorably self-regulate #Holocaust #IBM #Comcast

The video about a Holocaust survivor passionately speaking out against our rabid deportation policies that accompanies this blog post share isn’t the only The Young Turks YouTube video that won’t load on my computer. The other video is about the … Continue reading

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MIT Media Lab: $250K Disobedience Award – Nominations Now Being Accepted

It will be interesting to see where this leads! JoAnn Chateau Nonviolent civil disobedience plays a vital role in American democracy. If all three branches of government cannot effectively check and balance governing powers, if the media (Fourth Estate) fails … Continue reading

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Indefinite Solitary Confinement Ends in San Quentin’s Adjustment Center / Death Row

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
Links to the articles and radio interview in this post: Indefinite Solitary Confinement Ends at San Quentin Death Penalty Focus article  http://deathpenalty.org/blog/indefinite-solitary-confinement-ends-san-quentin/ March 15, 2017 KPFA Interview- ‘Up Front’ CA Death Row –…

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@FLGovScott @FL_Corrections: Bring #Ghosted whistleblower/inmate Harold Hempstead back to FL

From: Windy Hempstead Date: March 17, 2017 10:21:17 PM EDT To: Howard Simon <hsimon@aclufl.org>, Steven Wetstein <swetstein2@aol.com>, Randy Berg <rberg@floridajusticeinstitute.org>, James Cook <cookjv@gmail.com>, Amy McClellan <amyjmcclellan@gmail.com>, [Susan Chandler], Julie Jones <jones.julie@mail.dc.state.fl.us>, [Jeremy Schanche], “hard.shannon@flsenate.gov” <hard.shannon@flsenate.gov>, “gregevers@me.com” <gregevers@me.com> Subject: urgent My … Continue reading

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@FL_Corrections: Abandon hope, all ye who enter here. Even children.

  A few of us who receive Harold Hempstead’s sworn affidavits about Florida prison conditions have a great deal of difficulty dealing with their content. This particular affidavit has shaken me since I received it in November … our public … Continue reading

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Media Release: Center for Responsive Politics’ “Foreign Lobby Watch” – @OpenSecrets.org

For Immediate Release March 13, 2017 Press office: 202-354-0111 press@crp.org Center for Responsive Politics unveils “Foreign Lobby Watch” to expose influence efforts by foreign governments and others WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, in the spirit of Sunshine Week, the Center for Responsive Politics … Continue reading

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Press Statement: Sending More U.S. Troops to Syria is Playing with Fire

Originally posted on PEACE ACTION'S GROUNDSWELL:
Washington, D.C. — March 9, 2017: In response to reports that President Trump is sending an additional 400 U.S. troops to Syria, Jon Rainwater, executive director of the United States’ largest grassroots peace organization,…

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